THEIR HUSBANDS' WIVES
RARE BOOK ROOM
|Main Author: Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920.
Contributor(s): Alden, Henry Mills, 1836-1919.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.
Phelps, Elizabeth Stuart, 1844-1911.
Roach, Abby Meguire.
Pottle, Emery Bemsley.
Hibbard, George A. (George Abiah), 1858-1928.
Stetson, Grace Ellery Channing, 1862-1937.
Title: Their husbands’ wives, ed. by William Dean Howells and Henry Mills Alden.
Publisher: New York, London, Harper & Brothers, 1906.
Description: 2 p. l., 181 p. 18 cm.
Notes: First edition containing the first printing in book form of Mark Twain’s Eve’s diary.
Bound in green cloth.
Autograph: Pencil note by Merle Johnson.
Pasted in: Certificate signed by Albert Bigelow Paine:" From the Library of Samuel Langhorne Clemens ...".--Slip bearing the signature of W.D. Howells.--Bookplate: Ex libris. William Hartmann Woodin.
Johnson, M. De V. A bibliography of the works of Mark Twain, p. 85.
Table of Contents: [Clemens, S.L.] Eve’s diary.Phelps, E.S. Covered embers.Roach, A.M. Life’s accolade.Pottle, E. The bondHibbard, G. The eyes of affection.Channing, G.E. "The marriage question."
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