Harper, (1853, 1881) later reprint. Red cloth with gilt and black stamped; 4.3x6.7; 203 pp. Juvenile hardback.
The seventh of ten books about children in and around the White Mountain village of Franconia, New Hampshire. "Humorous and moralistic, these tales were extremely popular in the mid and late nineteenth century. Now, of course, these stories, despite their gentle nature and wonderfully amusing tales, are mostly forgotten like the rest of Abbott's works. " Internet bibliography jacobabbott.
CONDITION: Very Good; extremities bumped, spine bottom frayed, browning. Item #10072