New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1910.
First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Item #50796
Thick octavo. 521pp. Incl. index. Illustrated with b&w plates of Vedder's own paintings and photographs. Brown cloth with decorativegilt stamping. T.E.G. Rubbing and some light fraying to spine ends. Mild occasional foxing.
"Containing the quaint legends of his infancy, an account of his stay in Florence, the garden of lost opportunities, return home on the track of Columbus, his struggle in New York in war-time coinciding with that of the nation, his prolonged stay in Rome, and likewise his prattlings upon art, tamperings with literature, struggles with verse, and many other things, being a portrait of himself from youth to age..."