ELLICE QUENTIN AND OTHER STORIES. London: Chatto & Windus, Piccadilly, 1880. Octavo, two volumes: [1-4] [i-v] vi-ix [x-xii] [1-3] 4-299 [300: blank] [note: first leaf is a blank]; [i-viii] [1-3] 4-282 [283: publisher's device] [284: blank] + 32-page publisher's catalogue dated "August, 1880" inserted at rear, original decorated blue cloth, front and rear panels stamped in black, spine panels stamped in black and gold, white endpapers with floral pattern printed in blue, top edges untrimmed. First edition. Hawthorne's second collection of short fiction, five stories, including two fantastic tales: "Kildhurm's Oak" and "The New Endymion," both published here for the first time in book form. A hint of rubbing to cloth at spine ends and corner tips, but a fine copy. A lovely copy of a very scarce book. (#151560).
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