Boston: Fields, Osgood & Co, 1869. First edition. Hardcover. Important writers and poets of the day, with articles including: Birch Browsings (John Burroughs); Confucius and the Chinese; or, the Prose of Asia (James Freeman Clarke); On Mr. Fechter's Acting (Charles Dickens); Gabrielle de Bergerac I, II, III (Henry James); Mohammed, and his Place in Universal History (James Freeman Clarke); and Three Years as a Negro Minstrel (Ralph Keeler). Poems by George Eliot and Bayard Taylor.
Tall 8vo, 768pp. Quarter burgundy leather with black buckram boards. Spine a bit rubbed; internally, immaculate. Very good condition. Item #20377