Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1896. First Edition. Collection of eight essays by the 28th President of the United States, all but one of which were first published in the pages of the Atlantic Monthly, Century Magazine, or Forum. Item #3666
First Printing. Octavo (19.5cm); brown cloth, with titling and rule stamped in gilt on spine and front cover; top edge gilt; [x],247,pp. Two previous owners names at upper margin of title page, base of spine gently nudged, with very shallow loss to crown, else clean and sound; Very Good+.