New York: The Century Co., 1886. Hardcover. Includes Twain's "English as She is Taught" on pages 932 - 936 and Whitman's "Father Taylor and Oratory" on pages 583 - 584. Also includes Joel Chandler Harris and Theodore Roosevelt. Later binding of quarter tan leather over dark brown cloth boards with gilt title and dates (1886 - 1887) to spine. Sunning to spine and a few discolored spots. Tape repair to first page (with portrait of Lincoln). Minor dampstain to bottom corners of most pages, text not affected. Clean and bright overall. Illustrated. 976 pages. PER/060619. Very Good.