Pastels in Prose - Translated by Stuart Merrill...Introduction by William Dean Howells [at head of title: "From the French"]. William Dean HOWELLS.

Pastels in Prose - Translated by Stuart Merrill...Introduction by William Dean Howells [at head of title: "From the French"]

New York: Harper and Brothers, 1890. First Edition. Miscellany of French prose pieces, including works by Louis Bertrand, Paul Leclercq, Judith Gauthier, Baudelaire, and others. Howells' 4-pp. introduction is titled "The Prose Poem." 12mo. Cloth boards, decoratively stamped in silver with gilt titles; xvi,[1]-268pp; illus. A tidy, Near Fine copy in the presumably less-common ornamental binding. Color frontispiece, text illustrations, and decorative head- and tail-pieces by Henry W. McVickar.

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