The Hand of Petrarch and Other Stories
Place Published: Boston and New York
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company; The Riverside Press
Date Published: 1913
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 39183
340pp. Octavo [20 cm] Pale blue cloth with gilt stamped titles and ornamental designs on the spine and front cover. Publisher's black top stain. Title page printed in red and black. Very good. The spine is sunned, however the gilt is very bright. The front endsheet has a date notation in pen, and previous owner's bookplate. The binding and text block are strong. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle, with his notes in pencil on the front free endsheet.
Seven short stories, some weird.