Soldiers of Fortune

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1897.

Price: $45.00

Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated by C.D. Gibson. Decorative mustard cloth stamped in blue and gilt with design attributed to C.D. Gibson. A sepia-toned photographic plate of the author mounted on the front pastedown, modest mottling on the cloth, spine lightly age-toned and cocked, very good being American silent film actress Lulu Glaser's copy with her decorative bookplate and contemporary signature on front fly. Both Lulu Glaser and Richard Harding Davis were from the Philadelphia area. This novel was the basis for the movie of the same name.

Item #465994

item image

Soldiers of Fortune. Richard Harding DAVIS.
Soldiers of Fortune
Soldiers of Fortune

Richard Harding Davis
birth name: Richard Harding Davis
born: 4/18/1864
died: 4/11/1916
nationality: USA

View Reference Info

Biography

American author of romantic novels and short stories who was also the best-known reporter of his generation. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literaturemore