London: S. W. Partridge & Co. . A. Pearse. First edition. Hardcover. 320; 16pp. Small octavo [19 cm] Blue cloth covered boards with gilt and black ink stamped titles, and brown, white and black ink stamped vignettes on the spine and front cover. All edges gilt. Black and white illustrated frontispiece portrait. Sixteen pages of publisher's adverts at the rear. Good. The edges of the covers are lightly rubbed and bumped. There is a short split in the cloth at the head of the spine. The rear cover has a school stamp in gilt. A bookseller's label has been mounted to the front pastedown. The text block is cracked several times. Item #23960
Illustrations by A. Pearce. E. Harcourt Burrage also wrote Whither Bound?, Gerard Mastyn, and The Vanished Yacht.