New York: Charles L. Webster and Company, 1891. First American Edition. First English language printing in book format of these three long stories by Tolstoi, originally issued in 1886. cf.LINE 68 (Bibliography of Russian Literature in English Translation, p.41). Octavo (18cm); pale green cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in gilt, red, and black on spine and front cover; floral-patterned endpapers; [ii],,6-172,pp; illus. Cloth lightly dust-soiled, light wear to extremities, with a few small stains to cloth; contemporary owners name to preliminary blank, with later owners name neatly rubber-stamped to rear endpaper; Very Good+.