Publisher: London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1894.
Edition: First illustrated edition, large paper issue, one of 350 copies signed by Crockett.
Bibliographical References: NCBEL III, 1044; see Beinecke 859-862.
Condition: Buckram a little worn; very good copy.
Book ID: 14736
Description4to, original gilt-pictorial brown buckram, t.e.g., gilt lettering. Color frontis and numerous plates and illustrations in the text by J. Pennell and others.
CommentsCrockett’s second book, first work of fiction, and his most enduring work, a series of realistic stories about Scottish working class men and women first published in 1893. The Stevenson poem makes its first appearance in this illustrated edition.