"We were in a beautiful old picture, we were in a beautiful old tale": First Edition of Henry James' The Sacred Fount
The Sacred Fount.
Item Number: 80108
London: Methuen & Co, 1901.
First edition of James’ haunting mystery novel. Octavo, original crimson cloth with gilt titles and tooling to the spine and front panel. In good condition.
This strange and haunting mystery classic concerns an unnamed narrator who attempts to discover the truth about the love lives of his fellow guests at a weekend party in the English countryside.