Chicago: Lakeside Press, . First Thus. Cloth. 12mo. Publisher's navy cloth with gilt lettering on spine and cover. Gilt top edge. Deckle edges (fore and bottom). 60 pp.
No jacket as issued. Fine condition.
This is a limited edition (number 182 of 500) fine reprint of an essay on oration by former Illinois governor Altgeld (1847-1902). Printed for "J.M.L." who was Jacob M. Loeb (1875-1944), a prominent Chicago businessman, philanthropist and Jewish activist. A very uncommon and stately book in mint condition. Fine. Item #1730