© 1890 · Boston
First book by an important Chicago author. Stamped "third edition" on the copyright page, this is the last of three printings issued before the expanded fourth edition appeared, and is in the binding from the second edition, stamped as such.
BAL 6462 (first ed.), Wright, III, 2076. Publisher's half cloth over marbled paper-covered sides, spine with gilt-stamped title and author information; spine very gently sunned, with cloth a bit rubbed over corners and spine extremities. Front free endpaper excised. Title-page with two tiny "freckles," pages otherwise clean (Inventory #: 13847)