Place and Imprint: Boston: James R. Osgood, 1872.
Edition: First edition, second issue, enlarged with the addition of a 70-page final chapter.
Bibliographical References: BAL 9560; Smith, American Travellers Abroad, H143.
Condition: Slilght traces of damp-stains in a few upper margins; edges very slightly rubbed; fine, bright copy.
Book ID: 20432
Physical Description8vo, original decorated green cloth, gilt lettering.
CommentsHowells’ fourth book and his second travel narrative about Italy, both of which were based on experiences when he was the American consul at Venice. This expanded edition was issued in an hansdsomely designed binding similar to three other works by Howells published at about the same time by Osgood.
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