1St Edition The River's Children by Ruth McEnery Stuart. Copyright 1904 The Century Co., New York, with pictures by Harry C. Edwards. Green hardcover book measures 7" X 5", and has 179 numbered pages. Wonderful novel by a turn of the century southern novelist with African American dialect. Binding is tight. In very good Antique condition with very light age appropriate wear and coloring of interior pages. Name of the original owner, Elizabeth Cash 1926 lightly written in ink on the back of the front cover. One illustration, page 103 is missing with the back page 104, priced accordingly.