|City of Peril, The|
Citation: New York: A.A. Knopf, 1923.
Edition: First US edition.
THE CITY OF PERIL | By ARTHUR STRINGER | [ornament: company logo] | NEW YORK | ALFRED A KNOPF | MCMXXIII
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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