Size: 7.65625 inches tall by 5.1875 inches wide
Country of Origin: United States
Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap
Author: Albert Payson Terhune
by Albert Payson Terhune (1872 - 1941)
An economical way to add to -- or start -- your Terhune collection is with this vintage, classic, young adult, dog adventure. Wolf is the story of a gallant little collie, who had more than his share of bad luck.
This is a, later, Grosset & Dunlap reprint of a book that was first published by George H. Doran; New York, NY; © 1925. Grosset & Dunlap Publishers; New York, NY; started publishing reprints of this book in 1926. On the title page this book states that it is published by arrangement with Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc. The covers, of this edition, are a salmon, or brownish - pink, color, cloth covered boards; with the title Wolf printed in black, at the top center of the front cover. There is a blind stamp impression of a face - on view of a collie head below the book title, while along the lower portion of the front cover is the author's name printed in black. The dark - blue pictorial endpapers depict three collies, one each standing, sitting, and lying down, but not running. The outer page edges are deckled. This hard cover book measures 7-21/32 inches (19.45 cm) tall by 5-3/16 inches (13.18 cm) wide by 3/4 inch (1.9 cm) thick; with 236 numbered pages.
CONDITION: USED. Ex-Library, with all the usual stamps, and markings; plus a pocket on the front free endpaper. No dust jacket. Covers have soiled, and faded, areas. Corners are bumped and worn. Edges are worn. Spine head is very worn. Spine, spine heel, and joints are worn. Color on endpapers is smudged in some areas. Some inside pages have light to moderate handling soil. Some pages have small edge tears, but page 47 / 48 has a 1½ inch (3.81 cm) verticle closed tear in the outer margin, near the text. Pages 49 to 64 have small holes pricked in them. Some pages have thumbing creases. The overall condition of this, complete, firmly bound, book is FAIR.
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