Hardcover. Very Good. Item #5396
New York and London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, The Knickerbocker Press, 1897. First edition. Octavo, 354 pp.
Bound in three quarter calf with marbled paper. Lettering in gold to spine. Attached ribbon bookmark. Top edges gilt. Cover has only light wear and rubbing to corners. Binding is sound. This copy belonged to New York Times journalist William Safire and his personal leather bookplate is on the front pastedown. Pages are clean and unmarked.