New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1884. Hard Cover. SCARCE. Good plus black cloth covered boards with faded title to spine. 8vo., whitish dampstaining to top edge of rear board and spine Spine faded. Color illustrated paper pastedown to entire front board, has some rubbing and scuffing. Corners bumped and worn, as are edges and spine ends. Fraying to head of spine. Light foxing to end pages and a few pages throughout, though most of interior is clean (pencil inscription to previous owner on front fee end page). Frontis + 10 other full page black and white illustrations. Textblock is strong though hinges are just starting to weaken. 376 pp. Children's Literature. CHIL/9223. Good +.