Virginibus Puerisque / Memories and Portraits [Thistle Edition]

New York: Scribner's, 1895. Hardcover. 8vo. Publisher's cloth. Leather pastedown to spine. Gilt top edge. Hand-pressed paper with deckle edge. Frontispiece. 358 pp.
Shelf wear, including a tear to cloth at header of spine. Tight and clean.
This is a limited edition collection of Stevenson's writings. From the red cloth Thistle Edition of Stevenson's complete works. This copy is from the estate of Rex Maughan (1936-2021), major Robert Louis Stevenson collector and archivist who, as Chairman of the Robert Louis Stevenson Museum, greatly contributed to the preservation of Stevenson's estate in Valima, Samoa. (Prideaux 276). Very good. Item #3484

Price: $25.00