1075部限定 (no.14) ゴードン・グラント挿絵
第1巻にO.ヘンリーの自筆書簡綴じ込み、及びエディション・リーフに出版人の署名、口絵1点にゴードン・グラント署名、手彩色口絵1点あり 総革装、革見返し 各巻に図版あり
The Complete Writings of O.Henry, With illustrations by Gordon Grant. In 14 vols.New York: Doubleday, Page and Company, 1917. Memorial Edition. Edition de luxe.
This edition is strictly limited to ten hundred and seventy-five copies, numbered and registered. This is no.14. Vol.1 with an engraved vignette edition leaf signed by the publisher, an original O.Henry manuscript tipped in (which is the yellow paper he always used, writing with pencil), one of a frontis.signed by Gordon Grant, and a hand coloured illus.plate by Grant facing to title page. Uniformly bound in full red morocco, raised bands, richily gilt, gilt decorated red and blue morocco doublures, t.e.g. Bound by Stikeman & Co., N.Y. Frontis.of each vol.in two states, one is b/w, another is coloured, and plates of each vol.in two states, b/w and sepia. Vols.1-12 with 3 plates in two states in each vol. (one of sepia plates in vol.8 missing). Vol.13 with two facsimiles of original MS letters and a cartoon by O.Henry in two states. Vols.13 and 14 with frontis.portraits of O.Henry in two states, b/w and coloured. Each vol.: Boards sl.stained at their center. Boards and spine sl.rubbed at corners. Edges sl.foxing. Vol.2: a rear flyleaf (facing to past down) light stained. Vol.8: a line stained to rear board. A sepia plate facing to p.86 missing (a plate of same picture in b/w is remained). An Attractive set. 23.5x16cm.