Boston: Copeland and Day, 1895. Illustrated by Ethel Reed. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. 4to. (8),103,(1)pp. Tan cloth printed in black. Red pictorial endpapers. Title page in red and black. Illustrated with 15 full page illustrations. Introduction by Mary E. Wilkins.
Occasional light scattered foxing and staining; rebacked with original spine paid on (lacking spine tips); edge and corner wear, and inner hinges worn. Still, a good copy of a rare children's book.
Signed by Gertrude Smith and Mary Wilkins on the verso of the front free endpaper.
Rare Peter Parley to Penrod title. The Helen Younger list of Collectible Children's Books selection for 1895. Good. Item #20132