New York, The Century Company: 1904
12mo (4¾" x 7¼"). pp. 179. IN ORIGINAL DUST JACKET.
An unsigned binding design likely by Marion Louise Peabody in two tones of textured gold on smooth green cloth of a water maiden among waving reeds in a pond; Laid in is a contemporary advertising pamphlet "Books Worth Your Reading" from the Century Company, that includes the present title.
Includes frontis. and 4 additional illustrations by Harry C. Edwards.
The story of a child who disappears during the Civil War, and is brought up by two African American women who retain their loyalty to the child's mother and father... View More...