Very Good. Item #7922
New York: American Book Company, 1900. First Edition. Signed "by the author" with inscription to previous owner on front free endpaper. Octavo. 190 pages. Green cloth stamped in gilt. Text in Greek and English.
Gildersleeve was a soldier for the Confederacy in the Civil War and would go on to found the American Journal of Philology and teach at the University of Virginia and Johns Hopkins University.
Boards are worn at extremities with brief exposure. Binding sound. Additional inscription from previous owner to front free endpaper.