Very Good. Item #10607
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1903. First Edition. Large octavo; publisher's tan pictorial cloth stamped in four colors, ,164pp.; two-toned (black and peach) frontispiece, eight leaves of plates, text illus. and vignettes throughout. Light shelf wear, chiefly at spine ends, spine cloth a shade darkened and slightly spotted, corners gently bumped, contemporary gift inscription to front free endpaper, else Very Good and sound overall.
Splendidly illustrated by Fanny Cory (1877-1972), one of the first American syndicated female cartoonists. (Though she is unmentioned on the title page, her illustrations are signed in the image.).