29 June 2005
STOWE, Harriet Beecher (1811-1896). Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly. Cambridge: The Riverside Press, 1892.
2 volumes, 8o. Illustrated by E.W. Kemble. Modern brown morocco with reverse calf onlays, t.e.g.
LIMITED EDITION, number 240 of 250 copies and, although not called for, this copy is SIGNED BY STOWE on the title-page of vol. 1. Kemble was among the most popular American illustrators working at the turn of the century. He illustrated many first edition titles by Twain, Joel Chandler Harris and many others. AN UNCOMMON EDITION, not in BAL. (2)
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