The Hero of Panama

Illustrated by William Rainey Hardcover, London: Blackie & Son Ltd., 1912. First Edition. Very Good. Author was a decorated British officer who served in the Boer War and World War I. He wrote heroic adventure novels for boys. This one is about the building of the Panama Canal. Previous owner gift inscription dated Christmas 1911, even though the official print date of the first edition of this title is 1912. Perhaps they had a late Christmas. Text and full color illustrations clean and bright. Light spotting to half title page, full title page, and table of contents page. Spine slightly tilted and bumped at both ends. Front cover design and titles bright, spine titles a little faded. Book protected in clear plastic jacket. Ships same or next business day. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 384 pages. [Item #71777]

Price: $75.00

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