Very Good. Item #6635
New York: J.A. Wilmore & Company, 1897. First Edition. Quarto. 604 pages. 41 black and white illustrations, all present. Drab olive cloth stamped in red and gilt. All edges stained red. Decorative endpapers. Ex-library copy.
Light wear to extremities and joints, with some fraying at corners. Bottom corners bumped. Library call number at base of spine. Tight in binding. Library stamp and previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper. Pages otherwise clean and unmarked.
Includes portraits and selections of Lord Byron, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Socrates, among others.