415 COPIES WERE PRINTED. BEST EDITION IN SIGNED MACDONALD BINDING
Published: Leonard Smithers, 1896
Stock code: 41533
8vo., Second and Best Edition, on laid paper, some light and inoffensive age-staining; handsomely bound in contemporary full red crushed morocco BY JAMES MACDONALD OF NEW YORK, marbled boards, back with five raised bands, second and third compartments lettered in gilt, all other compartments tooled with floral spray in gilt, gilt top, marbled endpapers, uncut, a most attractive copy in wholly unrestored period binding.
THE BINDING IS SIGNED ON FRONT FREE ENDPAPER VERSO. EDITION LIMITED TO 415 COPIES. With the bookplate of Sidney Callis on blank preliminary. Considerably enlarged version of the first edition of 1892. Arthur Symons (1865-1945), poet, literary critic, contributor to The Yellow Book, and literary editor of The Savoy. VERY SCARCE.