New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1923. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. 5.75 x 8.25 in. 357 pp. Chip to head of spine otherwise very good in original cloth with lettering in gilt, mild toning to text block. Item #32905
Inscribed on the front free endpaper to Henry Justin Smith in the year of publication, who was the Managing Editor of the Chicago Daily News. Eleven chapters include portraits with authors such as Carl Sandburg, Sherwood Anderson, Robert Herrick, Harriet Monroe and "Wallace Smith and the symbolical and diabolical straight black line."