Hard back edition 1860 published by Frederick Warne & Co, London. Original green publisher's cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. The back of the book has some water damage and there is an inscription inside the front cover. The pages are intact but a few have slight foxing marks. Total number of pages 636.
Susan Bogert Warner (pen name, Elizabeth Wetherell; July 11, 1819 – March 17, 1885), was an American evangelical writer of religious fiction, children's fiction, and theological works. She is best remembered for The Wide, Wide World. Her other works include Queechy, The Hills of Shatemuck, Melbourne House, Daisy, Walks from Eden, House of Israel, What She Could, Opportunities, and House in Town (Wikipedia).