Scarce early reissue of the 1912 first US edition, a preposterous romantic adventure later adapted into a lost 1919 silent comedy.
Very good minus.
THE PRINCE AND BETTY
"Broadway knew him, and the Tenderloin. Tammany Hall knew him. Long Island City knew him. For Bat Jarvis was the leader of the famous Groome Street Gang, the largest and most influential of the four big gangs of the East Side."
New York: W.J.Watt & Company, 1912. 7.25'' x 5''. Original dark blue cloth with pictorial plate mounted to front board. "Popular Edition" stamped on base of spine. 300 pages. Illustrations by Will Grefe. Spine lean. Cloth rubbed. Light soil/staining to endpapers; pen to front paste-down. Worn but sound
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