Hardcover, Philadelphia: John C. Winston, 1873. Reprint. Good with no dust jacket.
1873 copyright date; no printing date. Sound binding and hinges. Pages tanned, with light reading wear. Illustrated with double halftone color plates. Decorative cloth over boards is edge rubbed at top and bottom of spine and worn at corner tips, with bumped corners, overall shelf wear, darkened spine, and light soiling. Small hole in cloth on back. Classic Horatio Alger story about a youth who works hard and makes good. ; 7.5" (19 cm) tall; 355 pages.