Early Edition. George Carlson dustjacket art. "The romance of the valiant fight for old Lorraine, a tale that belongs with the treasures of history, lives again, with all its wealth of color". Originally published in 1897, this is an uncommon printing by the original publisher, and perhaps the first to feature dustjacket with art by Carlson. Nearly Very Good, innocuous previous owner stamp exhorting borrowers to return book after 5 days at front pastedown, foxing to page edges, dampstain to top rear cover, in Very Good dustjacket.