Book #27072

The Poems of Thomas Bailey Aldrich. Illustrated by the Paint and Clay Club

Thomas Bailey Aldrich
Book #27072 The Poems of Thomas Bailey Aldrich. Illustrated by the Paint and Clay Club. Thomas Bailey Aldrich.
The Poems of Thomas Bailey Aldrich. Illustrated by the Paint and Clay Club
The Poems of Thomas Bailey Aldrich. Illustrated by the Paint and Clay Club
The Poems of Thomas Bailey Aldrich. Illustrated by the Paint and Clay Club

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Publisher: Boston: Houghton, Mifflin at the Riverside Press, 1882.

Plain card-stock wrappers in the publisher's japanese -vellum dust-wrapper; pp. ix, [9]-228, [25], illustrated throughout with plates, plus frontis portrait. Book is fine, without flaw but for the ghost of the frontis to its tissue-guard; jacket age-toned and a touch soiled, but also just about fine.

Houghton Mifflin released the title in a number of formats including cloth, 3/4 leather, full leather, and this scarce wrappered/jacketed format. BAL 315; 8vo; MinPrice:450. MaxPrice:675. First thus. 8vo. Ix + 228 pp. + [25 pp.]. B/w engraving of the author (frontispiece). Illustrated by the The Paint and Clay Club with b/w engravings in text and with some full-page engravings. Publisher's sewn-in purple bookmark (present but detached). Plain card-stock wrappers and in publisher's original illustrated and titled paper-vellum dust-wrapper. Very scarce in this format. Houghton Mifflin released the title in a number of formats including cloth, ¾ leather, full leather, and this scarce wrappered and jacketed format. Jake Blanck, citing Merle Johnson wrote “Also six copies on Japan Vellum”. BAL #315.. The book is about fine. Interior is bright and clean with no internal markings. Binding is tight. Square. The dust-wrapper is about fine with some widely scattered light wear. The book is about fine. Interior is bright and clean with no internal markings. Binding is tight. Square.

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