New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1897. First Edition. Wrapper issue (no priority known). Small octavo (17.25cm.); publisher's mustard yellow decorative wrappers; xv,,284,(ads)pp. Some light toning to wrapper extremities, minor shelf wear, else Very Good or better. Forms part of the Hudson Library series. West Virginia author's second collection of short stories featuring the morally ambivalent lawyer Randolph Mason and his criminal clients. HUBIN, p. 330; WRIGHT III 4355.