Anonymous. A TALE OF A WALLED TOWN AND OTHER VERSES. By B.8266.______Penitentiary [Clarence Alexander Rae]. Introduction by William Stanley Braithwaite. FIRST EDITION. Philadelphia and London: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1921. 121 pages. 7.5 x 5 inches. Blue cloth back & orange paper boards, paper labels to spine and front cover. Very good condition, no owner's name or marks, no dust jacket. From the introduction [written in 1921]: "B.8266 is a long-term prisoner in the Penitentiary of one of the great Eastern States.I have seen him and talked with him, and found a man of great personal charm, and with a passion for and knowledge of literature that I have found in the possession of very few individials.". Bookseller Inventory #
Title: A TALE OF A WALLED TOWN AND OTHER VERSES
Publisher: J. B. Lippincott & Company
Publication Date: 1921
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description J. B. Lippincott Company,, Philadelphia:, 1921. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Introduction by William Stanley Braithwaite. First edition. Pinhole puncture to front board, previous owner's book-plate on front paste-down, gift inscription on front free endpaper, else very good in blue and yellow cloth. No dust jacket. ; 121 pages B00DL93KPY. Bookseller Inventory # 69328
Book Description J. B. Lippincott Company. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Hardcover, 1st ed., signed & inscribed, (VG-/no dj), J. B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, 1921, first edition, 120 pages, Signed and Inscribed (with a brief verse) by author on front free-endpaper and dated "November- 25 - 1921", introduction by William Stanley Braithwaite, hardcover, 5-3/8 in. x 7-5/8 in., orange cloth covers with blue cloth spine, paper labels affixed to front and spine, faint soil along upper edge of rear cover and top of text-block, spine ends very mildly worn and bumped with a slight damp-stain to spine label, front label lightly foxed, minor foxing to text-block edges and a very few pages, otherwise contents clean and tight, item protected in new clear plastic sleeve, Book Very Good- (VG-/no dj) 4841 [(s)0717OC]. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE004841