[Richards, Amy (binding design); Keller, Arthur (illustrator)]; Mitchell, John Ames
Title AMOS JUDD
Book Condition Very good +
Edition First Edition
Publisher New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1901
Illustrator Richards, Amy (binding design); Keller, Arthur (illustrator)
Seller ID 849
8vo (5¼” x 7¼”). pp. . A signed Amy Richards binding design of intertwined rose vines in two shades of textured gold on red-brown cloth, with the rose motif and titles repeated in gold on the spine. t.e.g. deckled edges. Includes color title page vignette and 7 additional color illustrations by Arthur Keller. A seven-year-old rajah is smuggled out of war torn India to save his life and is brought to America for safety, where he is brought up as "Amos Judd", ignorant of his origins. A beautiful copy of this classic Amy Richards design with slight fading to the spine. Printed at the Merrymount Press.