1894. London: Jarrold & Sons, 1894 [c.1898].
Sm. 8vo, vi (ads, including pastedown), x, -346, (ix)-xxvii (ads, including pastedown) pp. With 75 black and white illustrations by Rackham plus illustrations by other artists. Original blue cloth, lettered in red and black, upper board with the image of sunrise behind an island with windmill in several colors. Lightly rubbed with a few marks, text block edges spotted, ink blot on title page, occasional thumbing. A very good copy.
§ First edition, later issue with advertisement for the Great Eastern Railway dated 1898 and blue cloth in place of gray. One of the earliest books to contain Rackham's illustrations. Hudson p. 174. Latimore & Haskell p. 3. Item #123340