East Aurora, N. Y. The Roycroft Printing Shop, 1896. 1st edition (BAL 4074; cf. McKenna, p. 57, for a history of this early Roycroft publication, which ceased after only 3 issues). 48 pp. 8vo. Printed brown paper wrappers, yapp edges. Housed in a custom maroon quarter morocco clamshell case, with gilt stamped title lettering to front cover. Some chipping to the yapp edges. Very faint prior owner marginalia & commentary [erased pencil?]. A VG [or slightly better] copy in a VG+ case. Item #34516.1
Contains 8 poems by Crane, of which "Fast rode the Knight" makes its first appearance. The prose sketch, "A Prologue" also here first published.