Chicago: John C. Winston, 1930. 2nd printing. Cloth. Large 8vo. Blue cloth with gilt lettering and decoration on spine and cover, as well as illustrated paste-down. Blue stained top edge. With maps and illustrations in color and black and white. 409 pp.
Some shelf wear, and a bit of the gilt has rubbed off cover. 1933 owner's inscription on verso of frontispiece page. Tight and clean.
This is a book of biographies of courageous historical figures written for young people. Profusely illustrated. Very good. Item #1493