There is some wear on the ornate cover and small stains on a few pages. Bookplate. Published in 1890 by Houghton Mifflin & Co. Riverside Press Cambridge, MA. Illustrated. Gilt edging. A nice tight copy.
An early edition in need of restoration. Library copy (faint stamp). Issues: front board shows wear and is separating from the binding, staining and foxing on the title page,faint water stain on the corner of back page running halfway through the book and diminishing, tear on the last back page. Sold as is. 419 pgs.
A soft cover auction catalog that shows light staining on the front and back covers (more pronounced on the latter). This three day auction featured 1062 lots of silver, porcelain and antiques. Auction # 2888 ~ 9/69