Rhymes of a Red Cross Man 1916 Robert Service collected poetry WWI leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, World War One, Red Cross, Poetry, Robert Service).
Rhymes of a Red Cross Man, by Robert W. Service.
Published 1916, New York by Barse & Hopkins.
192 pages. Text in English.
Period 1/2 red grained morocco leather binding, raised & gilt bands, gilt title lettering, marbled end papers.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, leather rubbed but still supple, joints slightly scuffed, covers a bit stained, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, light to moderate scattered age spotting, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this early 20th century book survives.
Book Measures c. 7 1/2" H x 5 1/4" W.