Husbands of Edith
Fisher Dust Jacket
Complimentary Matching Bookmark
color illustrations by Harrison Fisher inside
L. Burt Early Reprint, 1908
Green colored page
decorations on every page. First edition's decorations were
black and using different artwork.
VOLUME: The Reprint
Cover sports a lovely cameo paste-down which enlarges the
figure of Edith from one of the interior illustrations by
Harrison Fisher. Click
Here to see the First Edition cover.
are four color illustrations by Harrison Fisher inside the
reprint. The First Edition has those same four, plus one more.
here to see that extra illustration.
NEW FACSIMILE copy
of the scarce jacket with Harrison Fisher artwork, which sold
with the reprint edition, made from a scan of an original in
very good condition, printed on one sheet of acid-free paper by
an archival inkjet printer (80 yr. inks), and preserved in
STORY: I haven't read this one yet,
but the gentleman who bought this particular book read it
instantly and enjoyed it immensely, assuring me it was satire
at its very best.
Note About Reprint Dust Jackets and First Editions:
often, with a book of this age, the front illustrations on the
dust jackets of the first edition publishers and the reprint
publishers were identical. But I have also found many examples
where the first edition of a turn-of-the-century dust jacket
was very plain—sometimes only plain brown paper—and it was
the reprint dust jacket, which bore the lovely interior
illustration. (In these cases I have almost invariably chosen
to mate the first edition book with the more beautiful reprint
dust jacket.) Dust Jackets can be made to fit any sized
Each Dust Jacket
costs $12.00 and comes with a complimentary matching
bookmark and protective cover. (Price is reduced to $10.00 when
three or more djs are ordered.) Details
and How to Order
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