Octavo, six inserted plates with illustrations by Charlotte Weber-Ditzler, F. C. Yohn and Walter Granville Smith, original pictorial dark green cloth stamped in white and gold. First edition. Nine short stories, exemplars of the genteel tradition that was then under attack by the forces of realism, naturalism, and fin-de-siecle decadence. BAL 18238. Smith, American Fiction, 1901-1925 S-613. Neat owner's signature on title page. A bright, near fine copy. (#117207). N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : AT CLOSE RANGE .
Éditeur : Charles Scribner's Sons
Date d'édition : 1905
Description du livre New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1905., 1905. Illustrated by Author color frontis and 3 plates by George Wright, Charlotte Weber-Ditzler and author. Beacon edition. Volume 11 of the Novels, Stories and Sketches limited to 204 sets, of which this is number 145. (Nos.51-204 Bound in Parchment back and Pomeian paper sides), uncut, unopened Ruisdael hand-made paper. Large Post 8vo. pp. [xvi], 210, 1,  colophon. Very Good. Slightly darkened spine and light cover soil/rub, Internally near fine, many pages unopened, plate tissues foxed. BAL 18233. N° de réf. du libraire OWBAT 104304