San Francisco: Henry Keller & Co., 1877.
First trade edition, following the "Author's Copy" edition that is basically unobtainable. 131 with "The Author to the Public" at rear. Dark green cloth lettered in black. Near Fine, slightly bumped corners, ding to middle of back boards, bookplate on page following front free endpaper. An early novel written by the celebrated American author Ambrose Bierce (best-known today for his The Devil's Dictionary as well as his eerie short stories) with assistance from Thomas Harcourt. BAL 1105. Item #140941065