Los Angeles: Ward Ritchie, 1939. Hardcover. 26p., frontis, decorated title page, vignettes, limited first edition of 500 copies, signed by author on half-title page, rough faux-deckled edges, printed dust jacket; small faint stain to bottom edge of boards, mild general wear and soiling, gray boards and blue cloth backing with paper title label on spine. Jacket has an odd white swish of a stain, about two inches across; dj is also price-clipped, slightly edgeworn and toned.
Written by the grand-daughter of historian Hubert Howe Bancroft. A tale of two dogs in turn-of-the-century San Francisco under the protection of Emperor Norton.