1001 Afternoons in Chicago by Ben Hecht (1922) hardcover book


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Ben Hecht with design and illustrations by Herman Rosse - A Thousand and One Afternoons in Chicago

Chicago: Covici-McGee Publishers. November, 1922 (first published by the Chicago Daily News from 1921-22. Hardcover. Large 8vo. Decorated boards. Publisher's top-stain )see photos). Black and yellow illustrated end-pages. 289pp. Previous bookstore pricing in pencil to the upper edge of the front end-pages (see photos). Visible wear outer boards.Minor separation of the text-block from the spine. Creasing, toning, scratching, smudging, and discoloration to the outer/inner boards, end-papers, pages of the text, and the text-block edge. The dust jacket is a facsimile (i.e. reproduction and not original to the book) and is in new condition (see photos).

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