first edition Original pink wrappers, with wood engraved hunting scene to front wrapper. "Price 50 cents."
1860 · Cincinnati
by 'By the Author of "The Prairie Bird"'. Bennett, Emerson [1822 - 1905]; Murray, Sir Charles [1806 - 1895] - Attributed to
Cincinnati: U. P. James, 1860. Later edition (Wagner-Camp-Becker 145:5; cf. BAL 1053 & Wright I, 306a for the 1st edition of 1848). Original pink wrappers, with wood engraved hunting scene to front wrapper. "Price 50 cents.". General wear & soiling to wrappers, with front wrapper having a crease to lower corner. A VG copy.. 154,  pp. Text double column. Advert last 2 pages. Untrimmed & unopened. Illustrated. 8vo. 9-1/4" x 5-3/4"
While the title has been attributed to both gentleman named above, current scholarship tips towards Bennett as the actual author... Curious too is the U P James copyright for this edition- for the illustrations perhaps? (Inventory #: 32628.1)