Henry Altemus, 1895. Early reprint. 16mo. Hardcover. Poor. Item #71719
A scarce, early reprint from Henry Altemus. Pocket sized hardcover bound in gray cloth. Cover is decorated in silver foil and multi colored accents. Very heavily worn, surfaces are scuffed, edges rubbed and a crease runs horizontally through the center of the front board. Binding is compromised- both hinges are separated, being held on by exposed underlying netting. Spine cloth is also separating from the spine, titling is heavily worn with cloth separating into several pieces. Text block tanned. 258pp. All pages are present with minor age spotting throughout. A bookstore stamp and short inscription are present on the front flyleaf. Front pastedown is cracking from crease to cover board.