New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1896. Octavo. Medium green cloth, lettered and ruled in gilt, t.e.g. Binding slightly rubbed and smudged, bookplate shadow on pastedown, front inner hinge a bit strained, otherwise very good. Item #WRCLIT86809
A salesman's sample book for this set, including a two pages prospectus, a number of sample pages of text, fifteen samples of the plates (printed on Japan vellum) and representative swatches of three of the gilt decorated spines. Scarce.