EMPIRE BUILDERS. Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company Publishers, . Octavo, pp. [1-6] 1-377 [378: blank], six inserted plates with illustrations by Jay Hambidge, original pictorial blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold and blind. First edition. Railroad fiction. "Railway building in the West, plotting contractors in Denver, and the New York Stock Exchange." - Coan and Lillard, America in Fiction, p. 71. Smith, American Fiction, 1901-1925 L-590. Cloth rubbed at spine ends and corner tips, a few scuffs to cloth, mostly rear panel, a bright, very good copy. (#66354).
"August" on copyright page.