IN THE FOG. New York: R. H. Russell, 1901. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7-155 [156: blank], 16 inserted plates with illustrations by Thomas Mitchell Peirce and Frederic Dorr Steele, original blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold, color pictorial paper onlay affixed to front panel, fore and bottom edges untimmed. First edition. Three connected short tales "representing a perfect blend of Anglo-American storytelling'" - QQ 29. Queen, The Detective Short Story, p. 30. Hubin (1994), p. 219. BAL 4537 (binding A). Smith, American Fiction, 1901-1925 D-155. Early owner's name and address inked on front free endpaper. Several stains and spots to cloth, inner front hinge a bit tender, some foxing to rear endpapers along gutter margin, small stain to lower margin of one plate, 40 mm closed tear at bottom edge of pages 67/8 (text not affected), a sound, good copy. (#115471).
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