Title PRIZE SELECTIONS: FAMILIAR QUOTATIONS FROM ENGLISH AND AMERICAN AUTHORS FROM CHAUCER TO THE PRESENT TIME.
Book Condition Near Fine
Publisher Boston: D. Lothrop and Company, 1887.
Seller ID 52
16mo. 242 pages. Navy blue boards with gilt titles and "$300.00" written on bottom of front cover. The $300 was to be a prize from the publisher for the reader who could correctly guess the authors of lines quoted from 825 poems. Blue entry blank still intact and bound into front of book. Small (1/8") chip out of top of spine and light shelfwear. Short gift inscription on ffep dated 1888. Else fine. A very interesting and unusual little book.