The Life and Writings.
Containing a biography by Thomas Clio Rickman and Appreciations by Leslie Stephen, Lord Erskine, Paul Desjardins, Robert G. Ingersoll, Elbert Hubbard and Marilla M. Ricker. Edited and annotated by Daniel Edwin Wheeler.New York: Vincent Parke and Company, 1908 Stock Code: 110541
De Grand Luxe Republic edition of the centenary issue. Limited to 75 numbered sets, signed by the editor, of which this is number 7. Rare in the original publisher's binding.
10 volumes, octavo (218 X 148 mm). Publisher's burgundy half morocco, titles and decoration to spines gilt separated by raised bands, matching cloth boards, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt.
Portrait frontispiece to volume one surrounded by an ornate foliate border in green, gold and red.
An excellent set.
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