Paris: Georges Crès et Cie / Les Maitres du Livre, 1922. Printed wrappers. Portrait by Paul Baudier. Near fine, unopened. Item #WRCLIT46436
First edition in this format of Adam's epistolary Utopian fiction, first published in 1898. Woodcut decorations by Maurice de Becque. One of 1850 numbered copies on Rives, from a total edition of 1950. Adam was influenced by the literature surrounding the utopian experiments in Texas and Illinois. TALVART & PLACE (ADAM) 25c. NEGLEY 6.