First thus, with a new introduction by Cather. One of 2,500 numbered copies. Top corner very slightly bumped and small name-stamp on front pastedown, otherwise fine with the red cloth and gilt decorations on spine and front panel very bright and clean. The dust jacket is tape repaired on verso of folds (one small chip on fold) and behind a creased but closed triangular tear at top of front panel. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: THE FORTUNATE MISTRESS.
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf,
Publication Date: 1924
Book Condition: Fine
Book Description Knopf, New York, 1924. Hardcover. First of this edition. Octavo, xvii, 378, 1 ads, pp. Original brown buckram lettered and decorated in gilt, blind stamped device to rear cover, top edge gilt. Spine a bit age-darkened with gilt dulled but still clear; VG copy otherwise. The 10th in the publisher's Borzoi Classic series, #621 of an edition of 2500 numbered copies. Sometimes titled ROXANNA, first published in 1724. Bookseller Inventory # 11237