Cover illustration engraved by N. Orr, N.Y.
"Copyrighted in 1879 by Beadle & Adams, 98 William Street. Specially engraved orange covers (Type VI-Handbooks), 59 pages plus one blank and six pages of advertising. The booklet carries advertisements of Peck & Snyder, dealers in sporting goods."--Johannsen, A. House of Beadle and Adams and its dime and nickel novels, volume 1, page 380, no. 24.