The Ebb-Tide, Robert Louis Stevenson and Lloyd Osbourne, 1894, 1st edition
The Ebb-Tide; A Trio and Quartette, by Robert Louis Stevenson and Lloyd Osbourne.
Published by William Heinemann, London, 1894. First edition.
A good hardback with printed cloth boards. Bumped and rubbed with a few marks - particularly down the left edge of the spine. Spine is darkened. Wear to head and tail of spine.
Previous owner's inscription to first free endpaper and first pastedown, dated to 1896. Small bookseller's sticker to first pastedown. Just minor offsetting to endpapers.
Text is bright and clean. Some showthrough at gutter to binding between some gatherings. A little give in the spine. A good reading copy of this first edition.
Text in English.
Prelims + 237pp + 20pp Publisher's advertisements. Advertisements dated to August 1894.
Weight approximately 563g unpacked.
Approximately 196mm high x 140mm wide x 33mm deep.