The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1906. 1st edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Very good. Item #70608
Text is unmarked on lovely, deckled edged, pages illuminated by Earl Stetson Crawford and 19 illustrated plates from Howard Chandler Christy. One plate has detached from binding though is included. Front hinge slightly loosened, binding remains square. Beige cloth boards are decorated with embossed black and yellow filigree and intact cameo style illustrated paste down. Boards are foxed along the edges and paste down is lightly age spotted- rear board surface scuffed and corners beginning to fray.