Garden City: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1923. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Item #18570
4to. 108pp. Cloth spine, gilt titles; paper over bards; printed paper label on the upper board; decorated endpapers. Illustrated with examples, some of which are printed in red and black. Boards worn at corners & edges; spine faded; but a very good copy, Signed by the author on the reverse of the frontispiece: "Compliments of Sallie B. Tannahill, Feb. 1924." Under the inscription is the signature of the former owner: Jessie Sherwood Smith. Smith was a noted artist and teacher in the first half of the 20th century. With the charming wyvern bookplate of the Rasmussens on the front pastedown.