Item Detail

Item Number 7323
Title Wanted - A Chaperon
Author Ford, Paul Leicester
Condition NF/NONE
Publisher Dodd, Mead & Co
Place Published New York
Date Published 1902
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Illustrated by Howard Chandler Christy, decorations by Margaret Armstrong. Six gorgeous Christy delicately colored full page illustrations (all 6 tissue guards intact) and beautiful decorations on each page by Armstrong. Truly a beautiful Art Nouveau book! Spine ends are lightly bumped and rubbed, corners are lightly rubbed also.Three tiny dings on back edge. Bound in light lavendar blue cloth with purple, blue & white floral designs, and white lettering. Previous owner's name on front endpage, otherwise no marks. Just the slightest hint of spine slant. Very clean book. ; Color Illustrations; 8 3/4" x 6"; 109 pages
Keyword(s) Paul Leicester Ford,Antiquarian Books,Fiction,First Edition,Romance,Howard Chandler Christy
Category(ies) Antiquarian Fiction,General Fiction 1sts
Price $101.25