London / New York: John Lane / The Merriam Company, 1895.
F.H. Townsend. First Edition. Hardcover. 6 7/8" X 4 1/4". 125pp, plus 16pp ads. Presumed first, with 1895 date to title page and ads. Olive green ribbed moire cloth over boards, with spine lettered in gilt. Scattered rubbing and mild soiling to cloth, with corners bumped in and moderate edgewear. Six tissue-guarded full page illustrations and title page by F.H. Townsend. Tissue guard missing from last illustration. Binding is sound. Pages are unmarked. The Mayfair Set II. A worn, but solid and still attractive copy. Good +. Item #1701