Boston: Houghton, Mifflin And Company, 1900. With Illustrations By Joseph Pennell. Binding design by Thomas Watson Bell. Second Edition (ordinary issue). [Edel & Laurence A23b; BAL 10642]. The first illustrated edition, with a frontispiece & 43 illustrations on tipped-in pages & 22 on the leaves of the text. First illustrated edition of James' classic account of his six-week tour to provincial France between 1883 and 1884. Edition of 2030 copies, of which about 1218 were issued in this trade binding. [Edel & Laurence A23b; BAL 10642]. Contains a new Preface. 8vo., decorative dark-green cloth, stamped in gilt, red & white, top edge gilt; 350 pages. Item #56486
Very Good (covers nice & bright with minor rubbing; contents clean & tight with light bumping to upper corner of some text). Interesting bookplate (partially-removed) on front pastedown. ).