New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1899. First Edition. Octavo (21.5cm); black and gray illustrated paper-covered boards, with title label at upper spine; 96,pp; illus. Gentle sunning to spine and upper rear cover, light wear to spine ends and board corners, with minute board exposure to lower corners, a few tiny stains to lower front cover, and a tiny, vintage booksellers ticket to lower rear pastedown; hinges sound, and clean throughout; Very Good+.
Attractive copy of this masterpiece of Art Nouveau book design and a key Will Bradley work. The title poem remains Crane's most searing indictment of war, condensing the spirit of The Red Badge of Courage into a work of 32 lines. BAL 4083.