Paris, 1898. 8 x 10 1/2. vi, 274 pages profusely illustrated with bindings. Original Art Nouveau printed wraps by Louis Rhead are bound into three-quarter morocco & peacock marbled sides, top edges gilt, marbled endpapers. Upper tips worn through, light wear otherwise; page edges lightly toned. A very good copy inscribed by Uzanne. Item #18835
One of 1060 copies. Inscribed to James Carleton Young -- a Minnesota book collector known for his "great library of autograph copies of valuable books" (NY Times May 16, 1903). Young had hoped to keep his library intact; but it was auctioned by Anderson Galleries in 1916.