New York [Chicago]: Harper & Brothers [Western News Company], 1870. First American Edition. Apparently unrecorded state retaining the Harper & Brother sheets bound in the wrappers of the Western News Company, though all publisher's advertisements, including upper cover verso and rear wrapper recto and verso for works published by Harper. Not listed in Antefire Imprints or noted in Gimbel 443. This work has been attributed to Taverner, Hotten, Joseph Grego, and William Moy Thomas by various sources. Octavo (23cm.); publisher's brown pictorial wrappers; 110,2pp.; double frontispiece (tissue guards), illus. throughout, text in double columns. Wrapper extremities a bit chipped with a few shallow losses, else Very Good, internally sound.