The new America and the far east; a picturesque and historic description of these lands and peoples with a general introduction by Edward S. Ellis; with the following special in introductions: Hawaii by the honorable Henry Cabot Lodge, the Philippines by major-general Joseph Wheeler, Japan by his excellency Kogoro Takahira, China by the honorable John D. Long, Cuba by General Leonard Wood, Porto Rico by the honorable Charles H. Allen, Alaska by the Honorable Walter E. Clarke, India by Professor Albert Bushnell Hart. Illustrated by over 1,400 photogravures, colored plates, engravings & maps [10 vols]
Boston: Marshall Jones Company, 1907, 1910, 1912. Hardcover. xxiv, 192, xv, to 371, viii, to 560, viii, 738, xiii, to 928, viii, 1115, xii, 1304, xi, 1476 +xvii index, xi, to 1684, xii, 1863. 10.75 x 8 inch boards in green buckram, top edges gilt. Quite a sound set, with some minor external shelf- and handling-wear, all photogravures and wood engravings present (color-plate entitled "Hawaiian Flowers" actually facing page 1356 rather than 1354 as called for).