This is: Gus the Great, by Thomas W. Duncan. Book Club Edition Book. J. B. Lippincott Company, Inc. - New York and Philadelphia: 1947.
This hard cover book is in very good condition, showing slight shelf wear, previous owners name is on inside front page, the page edges are roughly cut and are slightly yellowing. The book is teal in color. The spine is tight. The paper jacket is in fair condition showing shelf wear, a few small tears, an identification sticker on the spine and yellowing. This book has 703 pages!