First Edition, publisher's The Book Supply Company.- Harold Bell Wright shows this to be a 1911 first edition listed on his website. Condition is very good. Shows some wear but not real damage except to top and bottom shelve wear on the spine. Color: Burgundy red with gilt lettering. Inside cover has owners stamp.
History of Author:
Harold Bell Wright (May 4, 1872 – May 24, 1944) was a best-selling American writer of fiction, essays, and non-fiction during the first half of the 20th century. Although mostly forgotten or ignored after the middle of the 20th century, he is said to have been the first American writer to sell a million copies of a novel and the first to make $1 million from writing fiction. Between 1902 and 1942 Wright wrote 19 books, several stage plays, and many magazine articles. More than twenty one movies were made or claimed to be made from Wright's stories, including, Cooper, Wayne and many other great western Hollywood stars according to Wikipedia resources.
Measurement 5" x 8" quarto: pages 511
Item ID: CB-277
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