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City of Peril, The
Stringer, Arthur


Index: ST-A01.000
Citation: New York: A.A. Knopf, 1923.
Edition: First US edition.

Title Page:

THE CITY OF PERIL | By ARTHUR STRINGER | [ornament: company logo] | NEW YORK |
          ALFRED • A • KNOPF | MCMXXIII



Description:


TITLE-PAGE VERSO: (top): COPYRIGHT, 1923, BY | ARTHUR STRINGER | Published, February, 1923
                (bottom): Set up, electrotyped, and printed by the Vail-Ballou Co., Binghamton, N.Y. | Paper furnished by 
                            Perkins-Goodwin Co., New York. | Bound by the H. Wolff Estate, New York. |  MANUFACTURED IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


DEDICATION PAGE: none.


FLYLEAF: (top, right): title.


FLYLEAF VERSO: advertisement for The Wine of Life by Stringer.


ILLUSTRATIONS: none.


PAGES/HEIGHT: [i-vi], 1-317, [1p] / top edge stained green / 19.2 cm.


TEXT: First US edition.


COVER: cloth / medium brown.
	(front): medallion ornament, in green, enclosing title, which shows through in brown.
	(spine): ornamented with design in green.
	(spine, top): title, showing through green rectangular shield.
	(spine, bottom): company name, in green.
	(back, bottom right): [ornament: greyhound logo of BORZOI BOOKS (A. Knopf)],showing through green rectangle.  


DUST-JACKET: (front): illustrated and coloured [city street scene with woman in foreground];artist is A.D. Rahn.
	(front, top): title, in white.
	(front, bottom): author's name, in white.
	(spine top): title and author's name, in red and blue.
	(spine, middle): company logo, in red.
	(spine, bottom): company name, in blue.
	(back): blurb on book, in red and blue.
	(front flap): blurb on The Wine of Life, in red and blue.
	(back flap): advertisement for Borzoi books, in blue. 


COPIES EXAMINED: OPET; NBFU; OTU-F(dustjacket); NFSM; OGU


NOTE: First US edition, 1923.





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