London: George Allen & Sons. 1908. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. First edition. Octavo, original green cloth with gilt sword design and title on front cover, gilt title on spine. 243 pages. Ten illustrations by Sidney H. Sime, printer's device (designed by Walter Crane) on verso of half-title. Of five (!) known bindings, this is the third issue, with "George Allen" at the foot of the spine and upper page edges plain (not gilt). Mild browning to endpapers, light edge wear with small corner bumps to boards, spine bumped at head and foot; somewhat shaken (i.e., a bit loose in the binding, but holding securely). A very good copy. Very Good. Item #311514
¶ Joshi & Schweitzer 1A.3.a.