xi, 396p. [+ 7p. ads], first edition, original black cloth binding, spine faded, minor fraying along the edges, spine slightly sloped. *Rideout novel. Ahouse A23a who notes that the novel was based on the events at Ludlow. "The adventures of Hal Warner, a young college student, in a series of coal-mining jobs. Hall develops a warm sympathy for the miners and becomes a close friend of the union organizer who is secretly signing the men up into the union. Although Hal is the son of a coal magnate he supports the miners when they strike. The strike is lost but union organization among the miners continues." *Blake, p. 239. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: King Coal; a novel. With an introduction by ...
Publisher: The Macmillan Company
Publication Date: 1917
Book Description ReInk Books, 2017. Softcover. Condition: NEW. Reprinted from 1917 edition. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. Original publisher: The Macmillan Company, 1917. Seller Inventory # 155594992
Book Description Viking Press, New York, 1917. Hardcover. Condition: Very good condition. 1st edition. 396p. Seller Inventory # 21667