New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1905. First edition. Two Volumes. Bound in full red leather. Gilt lettering to spines. Five raised bands to each spine. (signed binding by G.P.Putnam's Sons) 472pp and 475pp. Front covers show wear at spines but covers intact and secure. Item #52107
The essays are taken from the Causeries du Lundi, The Portraits de Femmes and the Portraits Litteraires. The Causeries du Lundi are published in fifteen volumes; eleven of which contain the first series; the other four volumes contain the later, or nouveaux Lundis.