London: William Darton and Son, .
First edition. 8vo. (iv), 230p. Illustrated with frontispiece engraved and printed in oil colors by George Baxter. In publisher's muted green embossed leather, a.e.g., yellow endpapers. Minor wear and some spotting to flyleaves and edges of the frontispiece, else nicely well-preserved in the original binding. Item #22494
The [Baxter] print carries Baxter's King Square address which he left during 1835, making this probably the first English children's book illusd [sic] by coloured printing." Darton H1430 (1).