FRIAR JEROME'S BEAUTIFUL BOOK.

FRIAR JEROME'S BEAUTIFUL BOOK.

(Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1896).

FIRST EDITION OF THE PRINTING WITH THE HADAWAY ILLUSTRATIONS. A lovely book. This copy is further enhanced by being a presentation copy from Louise Chandler Moulton, inscribed on the front endpaper and signed in full by Moulton, herself a successful author and influence on American Literature of the period. Item #28783

First Edition Thus. A copy with very pleasing Provenance. With illustrations in black and white and in red by W.S.Hadaway throughout. 8vo, publisher's originalfull tan calf, stamped in a richer brown in an all-over pictorial design, with the original ribbon ties. With the original pictorially decorated dustjacket. A copy in unusually fine condition with the original string ties, dustjacket and protective slipcase.

Price: $325.00