Howard Pyle's Book of Pirates: Fiction, Fact & Fancy Concerning the Buccaneers and Marooners of the Spanish Main.
Publisher: Harper and Brothers
Date Published: 1921
Description: From the writing and pictures of Howard Pyle. Compiled by Merle Johnson. Color frontispiece, and 11 other color plates; 24 b/w plates, along with numerous in-text drawings. 247pp. Thick tall 4to, handsomely rebound in leather-backed marbled boards; gilt-ruled and lettered spine with red leather label and raised bands, t.e.g. (foxing throughout, heavy on pages facing the plates). N.Y. and London: Harper & Brothers, (1921 D-V: April, 1921). First edition. A very good copy in a fine binding.
Comments: Inscribed and signed by Merle Johnson, along with a full-page original humorous color drawing by him.Signed: Y
Condition: very good
Book ID: 168097