James, Henry, Jr. CONFIDENCE
Boston: Houghton, Osgood and Company, 1880. First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Good only: light soiling, wear, mild spine slant, faint staining to covers, a bit shaken; with numeral in white ink to spine, and Meriden Center Lodge bookplate to pastedown; no dust jacket.
James's fifth novel, substantially revised from its first appearance serially in Scribner's Monthly (from August 1879 through January 1880), and with crucial differences from the first U.K. edition issued by Chatto & Windus in 1879.