Predicaments

Decorative first edition of this short novella by Shipman featuring classic illustrations by Charles Dana Gibson. Red cloth boards with gilt decoration and  lettering on covers. Gilt top edge, deckled edges. Illustrated frontispiece, eight other illustrations within. Some light wear to spine, a bit of soil, spine slightly faded / darkened. Former owner's name on front free endpaper, dated 1899. Gilt is still nice and bright.


  • Predicaments
  • Louis Evan Shipman
  • Charles Dana Gibson, illustrator
  • Life Publishing Company, 1899
  • First edition