New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911. First Edition. Hardcover. The first issue, with top edge gilt and perfect, unbroken type in the last line of page 135. Among the author's best works, the long tale Ethan Frome explores the grimmer possibilities of New England farm life, as observed by Wharton (1862-1937) from her home in Lenox, Massachusetts. Octavo. Original red cloth binding, with gilt titles. Small bookseller's label to the rear pastedown. The spine is lightly sun faded; else very good or better. Very good. Item #68380

Price: $250.00

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