New York: Hurd and Houghton, 1871. 234 pages. The prolific author's first book of fiction. ISBN: 281AIB1044958.
First edition (first printing). Green cloth with beveled edges and top edge gilt. A very good hardcover copy; no dust jacket. Front hinge starting. Some pages unopened. Former owner's small bookplate on front pastedown. Endpapers with small scars from now-removed newspaper clippings. BAL 9555.