THE RUNAWAY BALLOON or The Besieged Scouts. #6 in the Boy Scout Series.
Edition: Early printing.
Chicago: M.A. Donohue & Company, (c 1913). Hardcover - Sixth book in this ten book series, set during the early years of the Great War. From publisher's ad: "The Boy Scout Series and Nature Adventure embraces a variety of interesting and instructive stories of the kind that are so much sought after and so eagerly devoured by the youth of this country. Every live, red-blooded boy and girl in the land will want to read each book in this series. They are endorsed by Scout Masters, Educators and Trainers of the youth, and are written along the lines that inculcate and exemplify the ideals and principals of the universally accredited." Frontispiece. 147 pp plus 1 p publisher's ad.
Condition: Good only in illustrated light blue covers - severe toning to pages, some wear to covers.