New York: Scribner and Welford, (1887). First American edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. In original dark blue cloth, lettered in gold with elaborate decoration in dark red, gold, and black. With twelve full page illustrations by Gordon Browne. Bevelled edges. 24 pages of ads to the rear. A very small printed date of 1886 is present at the top of the first page of ads. A very clean, bright, and attractive copy. From a small edtion of 250 copies. The book was printed and bound in England by Blackie's and imported to the US in 1887. Dartt, p. 79; 1971 ed.