Very Good. Item #6555
London: George Bell and Sons, 1890. First Edition. Octavo. 250 pages + 2 pages advertisements. Red boards with spine stamped in gilt. Chipped at spine ends, more heavily at top. Corners bumped and cracked. Boards somewhat crudely recased but binding now sound. Interior unmarked.
A very good first edition of Ellis's first book, including essays on Diderot, Heine, Whitman, Ibsen, and Tolstoy.