First Edition. Original octavo illustrated wrappers, side stappled, approx. forty unnumbered pages. Uncommon promotional advance booklet advertising the publication of Mifflin's ten volume set of children's literature. Includes testimonials by Joel Chandler Harris, Kate Douglas Wiggin, Alice Hegan Rice and others. The series collected a majority of what was concerning classics in children's literature at the time including Robert Louis Stevenson, Edgar Allan Poe, Lewis Carroll and many others. Very Good, with rear wrap detached at spine, few small edge chips.