Lot 5: ADAMS, HENRY. MONT ST. MICHEL AND CHARTRES Small folio, original blue cloth, leather spine label, recased with spine ends and lower joint
Highlights from the Epstein Family Collection
April 29, 1992
New York, NY, USA
Description: repaired; 1/2 morocco folding case. Washington: [Privately printed], 1904 FIRST EDITION, printed for private distribution. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED BY ADAMS on the front free endpaper, "To Mrs. Walter Gay from Henry Adams -- August. 1905." It is likely that the number of copies printed was comparable to the first edition of The Education of Henry Adams. BAL 31.