Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1904. First edition. Hardcover. 619; pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Blue cloth with gilt stamped titles and orange and yellow decorative adornments on the spine and front cover. Cover design by Margaret Armstrong. Ten pages of publisher's advertisements at the rear. Very good. The edges of the spine and covers are subtly bumped and rubbed. The pages are tan, and there are very small, light stains in margins of the terminal pages. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle, with his notes in pencil on the front free endsheet. Bleiler CFL. Item #39286
This is the author's first published novel.