Chicago: Engberg Holmberg Publishing Company, 1911. Revised Edition. Cloth. 8vo. 9"x6.25". Red cloth with gilt lettering and decoration on cover and spine. Decorative endpapers. Dozens of illustrated plates by various uncredited artists. 355 pp.
Sunning and scuffing to spine. Both hinges overopened. Previous owner's 1914 inscription on front free endpaper. Tight and clean.
This is a lavishly illustrated epic poem of Viking mythology. This copy has the less common red cloth variant binding. The heavy paper and classical illustrations give the book a weighty, significant feel. Very good. Item #1029