THE BUILDING OF THE CITY BEAUTIFUL.

Cambridge & Chicago: Stone & Kimball, 1893. Small octavo. Slate cloth, decorated in gilt, t.e.g., others untrimmed. One leaf carelessly opened at fore-edge, with old marginal mend, otherwise a near fine, bright copy. Item #WRCLIT62197

First edition, ordinary issue. One of five hundred copies, from a total edition of 550. A utopian prose-romance, featuring a successful technological and religious community in the desert, and another experiment near San Francisco that fails. KRAMER 6. BAL 13830. WRIGHT III:3737. LEWIS, p.124. NEGLEY 789. BLEILER, p.140.

Price: $100.00