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H[ORNE], J[ohn]. The diversions of an autograph-hunter.

London. Elliot Stock, 1894. First edition.
8vo. [6], 106pp. With a frontispiece facsimile of a note signed by Mark Twain, and one further plate of facsimile autographs. Original publisher's green cloth, lettered in gilt. Lightly rubbed. Endpapers browned, inked ownership inscription to recto of FFEP, else internally clean and crisp.
The sole edition of Scottish Baptist minister John Horne's (1861-1934) charming memoir of his experiences collecting autographs, including those of Mark Twain, Ibsen, Holman Hunt, and Birket Foster.
£ 75.00 Antiquates Ref: 21812