Item #213222 The Making of an American. Jacob A. Riis.
The Making of an American

Inscribed, with A.L.S

The Making of an American.

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1902.

Later printing. Illustrated. xiii, 433 (+2 ads) pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Inscribed, with A.L.S. Blue cloth, stamped in gilt, t.e.g. Inscribed by the author on the flyleaf, with A.L.S. tipped in, publisher's advertising folder tipped to verso of frontispiece. With Robb's bookplate on front pastedown and label on back pastedown. Recased Item #213222

Riis has inscribed the flyleaf: "Ellis D. Robb with the hearty regard of Jacob A. Riis"
Additionally, there is an autograph letter on Macmillan Co. stationery, dated Dec. 4, 1902, addressed to Ellis Robb, mayor of Eldora, Iowa, thanking him and discussing an upcoming lecture tour that would be bringing him to the Midwest.

Price: $600.00 Free International Delivery