Presumed First Winston Co. printing, first published by Henry T. Coates and Co. in 1898. This printing published circa 1910, pencil gift inscription dated 1917. Octavo, original illustrated cloth and dustjacket. Despite being a later printing, these early Alger books are uncommon in dustjacket. Very Good, cheap cloth with some chips at spine gutters and top spine end, in Very Good dustjacket with shallow chipping at spine ends and flap corners, scotch tape at exterior of top and bottom spine.