San Francisco: D. P. Elder and Morgan Shepard, 1902. First Edition. 8vo.  pp. Red and black Art Nouveau frontispiece, title page and borders. Publisher's wrappers with red, green, black & gilt decoration and lettering. Minor wear; a near fine and lovely copy of an uncommon volume of poetry by the 28th mayor of San Francisco. Item #19228
The partnership of Elder and Shepard ran their 'Book and Art Shop' in San Francisco from 1898 to 1903, producing some forty books, many of these were illustrated mostly by Shepard and mostly in the Art Nouveau style.