London. Ward, Lock, and Co., No date. Ca. 1878.
First Edition. 184pp + 14pp advertising at rear, 6 3/4 x 4 inches, color pictorial paper wrappers (softbound), preserved in a heavy board slip case; leather spine on slip case with leather gilt-lettered title label. Chip to cover fore edge; paper loss and splits to spine; text block cracked but still holding. An elegant presentation of a rare title. Contents include: The Man on the Beach, Two Saints of the Foot-Hills, Jinny, Roger Catron's Friend, the Man from Solano, etc. First Edition (BAL 7472). Item #46542