New York. Dodd & Mead, Publishers. c. 1870s. Early Printing. viii, 472 pp. Twelve black and white illustrations including frontis. 7-1/2" x 5". Brown cloth, decorative border stamped in black ink to head and tail of upper board and back strip, blind stamp vignette to lower board, title stamped in gilt to back strip, light yellow end papers, A VG copy, some soiling to boards, corners rubbed and lightly frayed, gilt bright, some foxing to text block, some foxing and age toning to end papers and leaves, publishers label to front past-down, ink inscription to ffep, internally clean and bright. Item #46279
Inscription reads: "Mrs. Wm. F. Herrick - Oct. 25 1875 - from her son Willie"