THE SHADOW ON THE DIAL

By: Bierce, Ambrose

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Clean and tight in original green cloth binding in edgeworn, dustjacket with some chips and a short tear at outer corner. Cloth mildly faded at spine and edges. Endpapers age toned. A nice example of the first edition in the scarce dustjacket. Contents: Preface.--The shadow on the dial.--Civilization.--The game of politics.--Some features of the law.--Arbitration.--Industrial discontent.--Crime and its correctives.--The death penalty.--Religion.--Immortality.--Opportunity.--C harity.--Emancipated woman.--The opposing sex.--The American sycophant.--A dissertation on dogs.--The ancestral bond.--The right to work.--The right to take oneself off.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings.

Title: THE SHADOW ON THE DIAL

Author Name: Bierce, Ambrose

Categories: Modern First Editions,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: San Francisco, A. M. Robertson: 1909

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 40225