New York, The Century Company: 1891
12mo (4 5/8” x 7 1/4”). pp. 115. First Printing.
VELLUM ISSUE INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE HALF TITLE.
Unsigned binding design by Sarah Wyman Whitman in gold on vellum. Spine titles and decorations in gold.
Includes 7 decorative illustrations by Helena de Kay Gilder; t.e.g.
Inscribed by the author in the month following publication to Elizabeth Weston Stickney, a close family friend and wife of prominent New York attorney, Albert Stickney, who was a contributor to The Century Magazine, for which Gilder was the editor.
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