New York, NY: Harper and Brothers, 1895. First thus edition. Hardcover. Quarto (4to). Very good+ condition. Item #019279
Four volume set. Three quarter leather binding; spines with raised bands, gilt tooling and theatre-themed decorations; marbled paper-covered boards. Top edge gilt; other edges untrimmed. The bindings have minimal shelfwear mainly confined to the leather corners which are a bit rubbed. Limited edition of 750 copies, this one hand-numbered 548. Contains 131 photogravures by Edwin A. Abbey, each with a captioned tissue-guard. The texts are clean and unmarked. First thus edition.