Boston: The St. Botolph Society, . First Edition Thus. Attractive edition of Maugham's second novel, first published in Boston by L.C. Page & Company in 1898. cf.Stott A2. Item #4606
Octavo (19.5cm); hunter green cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in gilt and light green on spine and front cover; dustjacket; ,11-351,pp; with frontispiece and three plates of illustrations by Gilbert James. Upper right corner of front endpaper neatly clipped, else a fresh, Near Fine copy. Dustjacket is lightly edgeworn, with a few tiny nicks and small closed tears; Very Good+ or better.