Juvenile literature -- 1900. Pictorial cloth bindings (Binding) -- 1900.
Recounts the adventures of a young English boy at Rugby School in the early nineteenth century.
The brown family The "veast" Sundry wars and alliances The stage-coach Rugby and football After the match Settling to the collar The war of independence A chapter of accidents Part II - How the tide turned The new boy Arthur makes a friend The bird-fanciers The fight Fever in the school Harry East's dilemmas and deliverances Tom Browns last match Finis.
Engraved t.p. in red and black, running title underscored in red; ornamental red initials. Decorations signed "S.L. Busha" or "S.B." Includes pref. to 6th ed.
Athenaeum copy: Bound in taupe cloth with floral sketching on the edges in black and red and title in black. Athenaeum copy: Gift: Mr. & Mrs. Wm. F. Machold. Athenaeum copy: Ownership stamp on front pastedown: "William F. MacHold, 6820 Quincy St., Germantown, Phila., PA." Athenaeum copy: Front endpaper stamped: "Received Oct 9 1964 The Athenaeum"