* BUTLER, Samuel (1825-1902). The Way of All Flesh. London: Grant Richards, 1903.
8vo. Half-title, 12pp. publisher's advertisements. Publisher's red gilt-stamped cloth (slightly soiled and shaken, hinges starting); red quarter morocco slipcase. Provenance: Ralph Samuel (bookplate).
FIRST EDITION, second issue, with the Tennyson quote corrected on p. 352. Butler's novel was published posthumously nearly 30 years after he started writing it.
Property from the Estate of Steve and Peggy Fossett, Carmel, California