The Red Badge of Courage - Stephen Crane - hardcover with slipcase - Peter Pauper Press
The Red Badge of Courage, by Stephen Crane, illustrated by Aldren A. Watson. No copyright given, definitely vintage. Peter Pauper Press hardcover with slipcase.
End note: The text of this book, which follows that of the first edition, is set in Baskerville types & is printed on paper made specially for the Peter Pauper Press by the Curtis Paper Company. Illustrations in uniform blue and vermillion red.
SIZE 154 pages, 6.5" x 9 7/8"
COVER CONDITION Very good. No noted flaws.
PAGE CONDITION Very good, except for page 141. No idea what befell poor page 141 but it was crinkled like an accordion. Who would do such a thing to a poor innocent page.
BINDING CONDITION Very good. Might have been read once but probably not twice.
BOOK SLIPCASE Good. Shelf wear and fading on the edges, a stain on the small edge opposite the opening.
OVERALL CONDITION Very good.
This is a vintage item. It has been used and loved and it has a history. Every attempt is made to describe it accurately, please examine photos carefully.