Dark green cloth covered boards with paste-on spine label and paste-on front decoration with title. Tipped in portrait photo. Bindings firm, rear hinge starting, moderate handling wear. Spine paste-on sun-darkened. Text clean. 8 inches tall. 414 pages with extensive index.
Author's Dedication: "This Book Is Dedicated to Booksellers and Book Readers Everywhere By the Author and the Who Jointly Have Made This Book Possible."
A collaboration with publishers to present the best author's in the early years of the twentieth century. Includes photo portraits of John Galsworthy, Joseph Conrad , Arthur Train, V. Sackville-West, Booth Tarkington, Harold Bell wright, Donald Stewart, Joseph Lincoln, Edith Wharton and Christopher Morley. Biographical information plus their character and a brief overview of their works.