First edition. Two volumes. Inscribed by the receipient: "From the dearest fellow in the world" in ink on each volume's front free endpaper.
New York: Scribner's, 1894. Profusely illustrated .
Quarto, original dark green cloth elaborately decorated and lettered in silver. Minimal rubbing of spine ends, else fine.
Over 400 black and white illustrations as well as twelve handsome color plates depict household interiors, Tiffany artworks, book cover designs by Margaret Armstong and Alice Morse, etc., etc., A word to the hesitating purchaser: buy this book. It will reward you. With a thorough index.