Mr. Jacobs: A Tale of The Drummer The Reporter And The Prestidigitateur
Place Published: Boston
Publisher: W. B. Clarke & Carruth
Date Published: 1883
Edition: Fifth edition
Book Id: 36856
39pp. Twenty-fourmo [14 cm] Light brown cloth covered boards with a dark brown ink stamped title and striped design on the front cover. Good only. The extremities are soiled and a little rubbed. The front hinge has been re-enforced with a wide piece of tape. The text block is cracked at the end. There is a contemporary owner's name on the top edge of the title page.
Satire on Francis Marion Crawford's Mr. Isaacs: A Tale of Modern India. Bates also wrote The Pagans and The Intoxicated Ghost.