Second edition. By Lady Barker - author of "Station Life in New Zealand". With illustrations. 285 pp + 2 pp ads. Tissue-guarded frontispiece & 5 other b/w illustrations. 10 stories for children. Contents: About Monkeys, About Jamaica, Aunt Annie's Stories About Horses, Four Months in Camp, About Dogs, About Boys, Edinburgh Castle, A Cruel Negress, The Grave by the Rakaia, The Lost Shepherd. Navy blue eps. Rear hinge cracked. Previous owner's inscription on rear of ffep. Small spots of foxing on prelims. Occasional finger-soiling in text. One block of text loosening internally. Decorated red cloth boards with gilt lettering on front board and spine. Gilt illustrations of children and animals on front board and spine. Top, bottom and edges of spine rubbed. Corners rubbed. Overall condition VG. No dust wrapper. Bookseller Inventory # 5887
Title: Stories About:-
Publisher: London: Macmillan and Co., 1871.
Publication Date: 1871
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