GRAY MOSS. Chicago: Ralph Fletcher Seymour Publisher, . Octavo, inserted frontispiece (photographic portrait of the author), original olive cloth stamped in gold, fore and bottom edges untrimmed. First edition. A collection of short fiction by a prominent Chicago socialite and Democratic political activist. Two of the stories concern leprosy. Several newspaper clippings regarding her activities laid in (with the usual tanning to the adjacent text paper) as well as an undated autograph note signed, written while at sea on a Hamburg-Amerika Line ocean liner. American writer born in New Orleans, published a number of books for young readers. A. C. McClurg of Chicago published three of Harrison's adult novels between 1910 and 1915. Aside from the tanning of several pages due to laid-in clippings, a fine copy. (#116972).