Boston: D. Lothrop Company, n.d. (1890). First illustrated edition. Hardcover. Very good. Item #22365 .
8vo. Blue cloth blocked in gilt on the spine and on the upper board. iv, 245pp., followed by information from the American Humane Society and preceded by the four page address of George Angell of the American Humane Society dated March 1, 1890. Illustrated with black and white plates. A small abrasion on the first page, light wear to the edges and corners, else a very good copy.
First published in 1877, and in the U.S. in 1890. Illustrations were added just after that time. This copy does not bear a publication date; later printings are dated on the title page.