Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, The Riverside Press, 1900.
Autograph Edition. Limited to 500 copies, this no. 236. Signed by Rose Hawthorne Lathrop (1851-1926), second daughter of Nathaniel Hawthorn, and by Houghton Mifflin Co., and with a tipped in bank check dated October 4th, 1861 SIGNED BY NATHANILE HAWTHORNE. 22 volumes. Each volume illustrated by a different author (the 2 volumes of Marble Faun by same artist). The frontispiece in each volume in signed in pencil by the artist of that volume. Bound in quarter brown crushed morocco with cloth sides and marbled endpapers, t.e.g., the spines with gilt titles and triple fillet panel frames with tiny cornerpieces. Tiny chip to one crown, some paper cracking to gutter at first signature of Vol. I, all else fine. Item #20962
Illustrators: Child Hassam, Jules Guerin, Howard Pyle, Jessie Willcox Smith, Ernest C. Peixotto, Eric Pape, Sarah S. Stillwell, Anna Whelan Betts, Frank T. Merrill, A I. Keller, F.C. Yorn, Emlen M'Connell, B. West Clinedinst, Alice Barber Stephens, Mary Ayer, Maule Cowles, Frederick McCormick, Albert Herter, Harry Fenn, and Edmund Garrett.