New York: The Macmillan Company, 1914.
First edition. [viii], 257, [6, ads] pp. Publisher's blue cloth with cream lettering and decoration. Good with some rubbing to lettering, cloth a little soiled and worn at extremities, former owner's name written on front free endpaper, corner of p. 7 torn off (not affecting text), light foxing and faint tideamrk to inner margins of pages at rear. A collection of seven short stories by the author of Call of the Wild, often highly political (such as "The Dream of Debs" about socialist activist Eugene Debs), with one sci-fi story "The Unparalleled Invasion" forecasting biological warfare against China in 1976. Item #140938789