Indianapolis: Bowen-Merrill Company. Very Good. 1897. First Edition. Hardcover. Red boards with gold, black and white pictorial design on front and gilt on spine. Some flaking of gilt on front board. Top edge gilt. Binding tight and square. Previous owners signature in front and bookplate inside back board. Author signed bookplate neatly tipped in inside front board. 28 humorous pieces written by Nye and published posthumously by his widow shortly after Nye's passing. Title story on the Ludlow Street Jail with thoughts on its builder, Boss Tweed, plus other humorous sketches. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 272 pp; Signed by Author . (Inventory #: 012259)
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