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The fortune hunter / by David Graham Phillips, author of The deluge, The social secretary, The plum tree, etc. ; with illustrations by E.M. Ashe.

Phillips, David Graham, 1867-1911 (author.). Ashe, E. M., 1867-1941 (illustrator.). Richardson, Rome K., 1877- (binding designer.). Bobbs-Merrill Company, (publisher.). Braunworth & Co., (printer,, book binder.).
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Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLI 813 P558fo (Text) 336941-1001 Authors' room Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLI 813 P558fo (Text) 00000106873474 Authors' room Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch IND COL F (Text) 39391000044956 Indiana Collection Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 213 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: Indianapolis : The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Publishers, [1906]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Verso of t.p.: May.
Verso of t.p.: Press of Braunworth & Co., bookbinders and printers, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Frontispiece and plates facing p. 6, 96, 112, 136, 154, 170 and 202.
Citation/References Note:
BAL 15965
Summary, etc.:
Set in the vicinity of Tompkins Square Park on the East Side of New York, this is the tale of Carl Feuerstein, a dead-beat actor in the German Theatre, whose loathing for honest work prompts him to try and win the hand of a local heiress.
Additional Physical Form available Note:
Also issued online.
Binding Information:
Publisher's greenish sand linen-grained cloth stamped in maroon and olive green with decorative vignette on cover featuing olive green hearts of varying size set within a tangle of maroon branches and leaves, the hearts embossed, each within its own blindstamped circle; title in olive green, author in maroon on cover; single embossed green heart on spine. Binding signed with initials "R R" by book designer Rome K. Richardson.
Subject: Actors > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > Fiction.
Genre: Publishers' cloth bindings (Binding) > United States > 1900-1910.
Signed bindings (Binding) > Richardson > 1905.

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