Publisher: New York: Bangs & Co., 1902.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: McKay, American Book Auction Catalogues, 5402; OCLC records three copies (Grolier, Yale and Bowdoin).
Condition: Edges a little rubbed and faded; fine copy.
Book ID: 28565
Description8vo, original printed wrappers bound in purple half morocco by Launder & Pfister, marbled paper boards and matching endpapers, t.e.g., others untrimmed.
CommentsA finely bound copy of one of the many sales conducted by Bangs & Co. of New York, one of the prominent auction houses of the day. The hammer prices of each of the 500 lots have been neatly entered in the margins, and there are a few other annotations in pencil, e. g."The only other copy sold in recent years was Halleram's . . . in 1899"; "French copy sold for . . ."; "First copy sold here since . . . "; etc.