(PYLE,HOWARD)illus. CITY BALLADS by Will Carlton. NY: Harper & Brothers (1885). 4to (6 3/4 x 9"), green cloth with extensive gilt and black decoration, all edges gilt, 180p. + 4p., Fine and bright. 1st ed. Poems with the theme of how city life affects country folk are illustrated with many full page engravings including 1 by Pyle, 1 by Thomas Nast, and others. A beautiful trade binding.