A Little Tour of France
Boston: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1900. Illustrations by Joseph Pennel. First Edition, First Printing. A Very Good Hardcover.
Black cloth; stamped titles and decorations in gilt and two colors. Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear. 8vo; 7.875 inches tall; 350 pages with index.
First illustrated edition of James' classic account of his six-week tour to provincial France between 1883 and 1884. First Published by Houghton Mifflin in 1885. [Ref BAL 10570] Revised with a preface, -vii; Frontispiece and 43 illustrations tipped in, and 22 illustrations on text leaves, all by Joseph Pennell.
Very Good / No Jacket. Item #011544
Originally published under the title En Provence as a serial in The Atlantic Monthly, A Little Tour of France recounts James' six-week tour throughout the provincial towns of Provence between 1883 and 1884 including Tours, Bourge, Nantes, Toulouse and Arles and the surroundings.
REF: BAL10570; 10642; Edel & Laurence A23b