New York: The Macmillan Company, 1908. First edition. Hardcover. 383pp. Quarto [27 cm] Red cloth with gilt stamped titles, and an elaborate gilt stamped design of an altar on the front cover. Top edge gilt. Good only. The edges of the covers are lightly rubbed. There are multiple tiny moisture stains on the front cover. There is a 1/4 inch missing from the cloth at the head of the spine. The endsheets are split along the hinges. There is a brief contemporary gift inscription on the front free endsheet. Item #16903
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