New York and London: MacMillan, 1872.
First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition. Item #048439
Original decorative cloth, red gilt queen on the front board, no illustration on the rear. With the typo "Wade" for "wabe" on pg. 21/ Wear at edges, rubbing and light soiling to cloth, old signatures to half title. Macmillan reportedly only sent a small number for the first American edition because domestic demand was so strong. Most of the original sheets with the typo went for the Lea & Shepard edition in Boston. A seldom seen state of the first American edition. In a custom morocco backed slipcase with cloth che,ise. This is the first US edition. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Children; Inventory No: 048439.