First US edition of a very scarce Pogàny title, with beautifully detailed reproductions of his line drawings throughout, in excellent condition.
Very good plus.
New York: B.W. Huebsch, 1914. Octavo. 6.5'' x 4''. Original quarter parchment, dark green paper boards, front board stamped in gilt, spine lettered in gilt and red. Red topstain, other edges uncut, color pictorial endpapers. Illustrated by Pogàny with 5 full- and partial-page black-and-white images, and with chapter head and tailpieces by Horace Taylor. Translated from German by Herman Scheffauer with introduction by Oscar Levy. 185,  pages. Spine darkened.
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