Boston: Roberts Bros. 1871. ,376pp. Small octavo. Forest green cloth, lettered in gilt. Frontis and 3 plates. Two corner creases to free endsheets, spine extremities and fore-tips a bit frayed, one signature starting very slightly; a few stray marks to cloth, but a good copy. Item #WRCLIT65399
First U.S. edition, preceded by the London edition published a few weeks earlier. This copy has signature mark 1 (no priority), and four pages of preliminary adverts, with PINK AND WHITE TYRANNY noted as 'nearly ready.' PW reported the first US edition consisted of 10,000 copies. BAL 167.