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The Last American, A Fragment from the Journal of Khan-Li, Prince of Dimph-Yoo-Chur and Admiral in the Persian Navy. Edition De Luxe, Illustrated in Color by F. W. Read With Decorative Designs by Albert D.Blashfield and Illustrations by the Author

Frederick A. Stokes Company . Publishers, New York. 1902, 151p., line-drawn illustrations throughout, a number of which full-page on inserted coated stock (eight plates in full color), hardcover 7.5x5.5 inch yellow cloth boards titled and decorated in blue and dark green. Ex library (Library of the Walt Disney Studio with multiple rubber-stampings, pocket and ugly spine label), title page disfigured with Dewey decimals. Color frontispiece is cracked vertically next the gutter and could conceiveably detach in future; currently an intact copy with all illustrations present. End of American Empire jest, shows ruined bridges, forlorn skylines, a be-jungled Manhattan with turbanned pantalooned "Persian" expeditionaries poking around.

Cat.No: 182281

Price: $20.00

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