Gordon Holmes. The book begins: It's fine! said Arthur Warden, lowering his binoculars so as to glut his eyes with the full spectacle. In fact, it's more than fine, it's glorious! He spoke aloud in his enthusiasm. A stout, elderly man who stood near-a man with retired tradesman writ large on face and figure-believed that the tall, spare-built yachtsman was praising the weather. Yes, sir, he chortled pompously, this is a reel August day. I knew it. Fust thing this morning I tole my missus we was in for a scorcher.
Book: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Binding: Pictorial Cover
Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap, N. Y.
Date published: 1908
Description: Joseph Cummings Chase. Very Good. No Jacket. Pictorial hard cover. Wear to bottom of Front Plate. 1908 by Edward J. Clode plates used to print. 329pg