The Wild Olive by Basil King & Lucius Hitchcock Illustrator, 1910
Collectible for so many reasons-Still relevant (New copies are been printed including audiobooks); Story interesting and well-written-murder, suspense, moral & romance " a remarkable human story written by priest and well-known Canadian author King( 1859-1928) ; made into silent movie which has been lost; True First edition published by Harper ( Grosset first editions are reprints); only first edition on market with original dust jacket( see photo); beautiful with Victorian cover.
Published by Harper Brothers, New York & London, 1910 with original dust jacket with orig. price.
Used green cloth hardbound with victorian style decorated cover and illustrated. Dj covered mylar.
Condition: Book is very fine with good dust jacket with few tears new edges and spine (see photo).