Youma: The Story of a West-Indian Slave
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Harper & Brothers
Date Published: 1890
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 33366
193pp. Duodecimo [19.5 cm] Blue and white floral patterned cloth covered boards with printed paper title labels on the spine and front cover. In the publisher's original brown dust jacket. The spine and covers have small areas of light soiling, and the top edge of the text block is also lightly soiled. The spine label is stained, and the spine is very subtly rolled. The dust jacket is in good condition only, with general mild soiling and rubbing. There is a large loss from the top third of the jacket's spine and surrounding areas. The loss is 2 inches deep by 2 inches wide. In addition, the edges are heavily chipped, and they have numerous small closed and open tears. The longest closed tear is 3/4 of an inch long.
Lafcadio Hearn also wrote "Two Years in the French West Indies."