Excellent condition for its age and a thoroughly charming little book. Undated, publishing year derived from Worldcat.org (1891). Bevelled, decorated floral tan boards with brown titles on front cover and spine; all edges gilt; pictorial frontispiece - with tissue protection - heavy foxing to the tissue; beautifully illustrated throughout by a Mrs Adrian Hope; Decorated endpapers. Good tight copy, spine tight, good clean pages - all tight and intact, though not without moderate foxing to the front and back end pages (pictured). A few scratches to the exterior of the boards, a few marks to the exterior. Inscription dated 1892, and a second inscription dated 1903. Small corner torn from front endpaper. Signs of shelf wear, corners bumped, spine, edges are worn (pictured).