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Place Published: Chicago
Publisher: George M Hill Company
Date Published:
Edition: Early American Edition
Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good
Book Id: 310698


Early American Edition. Small octavo, tan cloth elaborately decorated on spine & front panel, gilt titles on spine. Small bookplate "Ex Libris John Ruyle" on inner front cover. Some browning to text block, but overall a very good copy.


The book was issued just before the new Copyright Act came into effect, and Munro, Neely, Lupon, Ogilvie, McNally and Weeks all issued unauthorized editions at the end of 1893 or shortly thereafter. No American edition has clear priority. George M. Hill aquired the sheets of the E.A. Weeks Company in 1898-99.

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