New York: The Smart Set Publishing Company, 1903.
Illustrated by Rollin G Kirby illustrations. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Good with no dust jacket. Item #14682
Front free endpaper REMOVED, cocked, note on half-title page, light tone, light wear. Solid hardcover. ; 1942 SIGNED typed letter signed (TLS) laid in, about author's play "The Pharisee". Boston-born Harvard grad (Class of 1888) Barry was later a long-time San Francisco journalist, and supporter of Thomas Mooney's case. The Congressman's Wife, a novel of both a Congressman and his wife being seduced by railroad lobbyists, with differing outcomes, won first prize in George Jean Nathan and Henry Louis Mencken's The Smart Set magazine competition for novels. ; 359 pages; Signed by Author.