The Scarlet Stigma: A Drama in Four Acts ... Founded upon Nathaniel Hawthorne's Novel, "The Scarlet Letter" [Inscribed & Signed]. Nathaniel HAWTHORNE, James Edgar SMITH.

The Scarlet Stigma: A Drama in Four Acts ... Founded upon Nathaniel Hawthorne's Novel, "The Scarlet Letter" [Inscribed & Signed]

Washington DC: James J. Chapman, 1899. First Edition. Small, slim 12mo (14.75cm.); publisher's grey cloth, upper cover lettered in red; 88pp. Boards a bit rubbed with smallish losses to bottom corners, minor soil, spine slightly cocked, else Near Very Good and sound. Inscribed and signed on front free endpaper "Mr Noble E. Dawson / with the compliments of / James Edgar Smith / Nov 28th, 1899." Dawson, a Union Army veteran of the Civil War, would later work as private secretary to his friend Ulysses S. Grant.

Price: $75.00

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