New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1898.
Hardcover. First edition. Decorative brown cloth stamped in gilt and black attributed to George Wharton Edwards with pictorial paper label mounted on front, top edge gilt. Color frontispiece and drawings by E.W. Kemble. An especially fine and bright copy with the gilt lettering and decoration bright. The usually well-worn pictorial paper label on the front board is bright and unrubbed. An exceptional copy of this collection of dialect tales.