Boston: Fields, Osgood, & Co., 1869. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Octavo, original reddish-brown cloth stamped in blind on front & rear panels, gilt titles to spine. Brown coated endpapers. 334 pp. Light tanning and some small stains to spine panel, a very good, attractive copy. Very Good. Item #302246
¶ Short story collection. Collects 10 tales, several of which have supernatural or occult themes. One, "Kentucky's Ghost", concerns a stowaway who is discovered and sent aloft during a storm. He falls to his death; his ghost avenges himself on the cruel mate.