London: Bradbury & Evans, 1858. 1st printing of this "Cheap and Uniform Edition" (Eckel, p. 215; Gimbel B171; NCBEL III, 798). , 119,  pp. A one-page advert at rear. 12mo. 6-3/4" x 4-1/4". Original green printed wrappers with oval vignette of Little Paul to front cover, and rear cover with advert for 3 titles in this series [1st state]. Slight lean to volume. Modest wear & soiling to wrappers, with a 1/" inch chip to bottom of spine panel. Withal, a VG - VG+ copy. Item #33912.1
The first "Reading" edition, and one of the 5 titles so issued by Bradbury & Evans.