First Edition. Tall octavo, Contemporarily bound in green cloth with gilt lettering at spine, yellow endpapers. Collection of stories by Walter Besant and James Rice as printed in Charles Dickens' All The Year Round Extra Christmas Numbers, including, 1877- Shepherds All and Maidens Fair; 1878 - 'Twas in Trafalgars Bay; 1879 - “Sweet Nelly, My Heart's Delight”; 1880 - “Over the Sea with the Sailor”; and 1881 - The Captain's Room. Short letters laid in signed by Walter Besant. Very Good plus, cloth only lightly worn at spine ends and cover corners, some light wrinkling to rear cover.