This is the 1925 Printing of the Richard Halliburton novewl The Royal Road to Romance. This book is hard cover and is missing the dust jacket. The book was published by Garden City Publishing Company, Inc.
This was Halliburton's first novel. The Detroit News wrote: " When Richard Halliburton graduated from college, he chose adventure over a career, traveling the world with almost no money. The Royal Road to Romance chronicles what happened as a result, from a breakthrough Matterhorn ascent to being jailed for taking forbidden pictures on Gibraltar."
This book does show signs of age. There is quite a bit of soiling/wear to the front cover. The back cover, spine and corners show wear as well. The binding is beginning to separate from the pages. The pages are age-yellowed. There is a name written in pencil inside the front cover of the book.
The book has a total of 339 pages. There are no missing or torn pages, but pages 3 has been folded and creased at the bottom corner. There is no other damage to the book.