THE HOLY CROSS; AND OTHER TALES

By: [RHEAD, LOUIS J. (binding design, title page and decorative initial caps)]; FIELD, EUGENE

Price: $250.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Chicago: Stone & Kimball, 1893. First Edition. First printing. 12mo (7” x 4 1/2"). pp. 191 [5].

Unsigned binding design by Louis J. Rhead in gold and silver on navy blue cloth; light blue eps; t.e.g. Includes decorated title page and 11 decorative initial caps designed by Louis J. Rhead.

Eleven short stories by Field, with the title story being a then modern retelling of the story of The Wandering Jew.

A near fine copy with a contemporary gift inscription on the ffep. Scarce; exceptionally so in this condition.
Kramer 8.

Title: THE HOLY CROSS; AND OTHER TALES

Author Name: [RHEAD, LOUIS J. (binding design, title page and decorative initial caps)]; FIELD, EUGENE

Categories: American Publisher's Bindings-19th C., AMERICAN LITERATURE, SHORT STORY COLLECTION,

Edition: First

Publisher: Chicago, Stone & Kimball: 1893

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Near Fine

Size: 12mo (7” x 4 1/2

Seller ID: 3176

Keywords: Louis Rhead Publisher's Cloth Decorative cloth