ZONE POLICEMAN 88: A Close Range Study of the Panama Canal and Its Workers.
Edition: Early printing.
New York: The Century Company, 1920. Hardcover - An early hardcover copy, by the original publisher of this account of Franck's service as a police officer in the Canal Zone during the construction of the Panama Canal. As a well-known travel writer in the early twentieth century, he conveys the color and humor and adventures of his experiences. Illustrated with many photographs of the canal construction and other scenes taken by the author. The front pastedown reproduces his voluntary resignation from the force. 314 pp plus 2 pp publisher's ads.
Condition: Very good in green cloth with black lettering and a yellow illustration - rubbing to the back cover, minor wear to corners, etc, but overall a tight and sturdy copy. No dust jacket.