Riley, James Whitcomb >>
Title Old Sweetheart of Mine, An
Book Condition Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Publisher Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Company; 1902
Illustrator Illustrated by Howard Chandler Christy
Seller ID 17189
96 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, gray-green cloth decorated in pink and green, gilt lettering, eliptical paste-down on front with illustration of the author's sweetheart, 96 unnumbered glossy pages on heavy stock, pink decorations throughout, 19 full-page monochrome illustrations. ; Copyright 1888. This edition 1902. Illustrated by Howard Chandler Christy. Decorations by Virginia Keep. One of Riley's best-loved poems, arranged here in a lavish gift-book style presentation. ; Book shows a touch of wear to heel and crown, and a very small pale area of discoloration to fore-edge. Paste-down has a small chip to lower edge. Gilt is bright and shiny. Book is incredibly clean and tight.