Citation: Boston: Little, Brown, [c1907].
Edition: First US edition, later Impression.
PHANTOM WIRES | A Novel | BY | ARTHUR STRINGER | Author of "The Wire Tappers," "The Loom of Destiny," etc. | ILLUSTRATED BY | ARTHUR WILLIAM BROWN | BOSTON | LITTLE, BROWN, AND COMPANY
TITLE-PAGE VERSO: (top): Copyright, 1906, | BY ARTHUR STRINGER. | Copyright, 1907, | BY LITTLE, BROWN, AND COMPANY. | [rule] | All rights Reserved. (bottom): Published, March, 1907. | Printers | S.J. PARKHILL & CO., BOSTON, U. S. A. ["Printers" is in german gothic script]. DEDICATION PAGE: none. FLYLEAF: (middle): title. FLYLEAF VERSO: blank. ILLUSTRATIONS: 4 plates; black-and-white photo-reproduction of paintings; located between pages: ii/iii: (frontispiece, with onion skin protective sheet), "She turned with a start..." 78/79: "Frances Durkin knew..." 164/165: "Then why are you unkind..." 274/275: "'Stop that!' cried Durkin..." PAGES/HEIGHT: [2p], [i-x], 1-295, [1p], [4p of advertisements], [2p] / 18.8 cm. TEXT: sub-edition of the First US edition. COVER: cloth / illustrated and coloured, on a grey background. (front): framed by an ornate cartouche, in green and black. (front, top): [illustration: man and woman leaning over a telegraph key], in black inside green half-circle frame, all inside cartouche. (front, middle): title and author's name, in green, inside cartouche. (front, bottom): [ornament: telegraph key], in black, inside cartouche. (spine, top): title, framed by cartouche, and author's surname, all in green. (spine, bottom): company name, in green. DUST-JACKET: not seen. COPIES EXAMINED: pc; OHM NOTE: First US edition, later Impression, [c1907]. The cover design was previously used forthe First US edition of The Wire Tappers.
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