A LITTLE TOUR IN FRANCE. With illustrations by Joseph Pennell
Edition: First Illustrated Edition
Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1900. Second edition, with minor revisions and a new Preface, the first illustrated edition (first was in 1884). Dark green pictorial cloth stamped in red, gilt, and pale yellow, top edge gilt, spine gilt lettered, binding design by Thomas Watson Ball. pp , (xiv), (352) + frontispiece with tissue guard and 43 other plates, 22 vignette illustrations in text. Nicks to spine ends; small abrasion to rear cover at inner top edge; small light spot to lower inner corner of front cover; tidy ink owner name at front; some underlining in red on pp 7, 19 and 68; yellowing to page edges; else a VG clean and tight, still atractive copy. BAL 10642. Edition of 2030 copies, of which about 1218 were in this binding.