"September 15, 1865."--Johannsen, A. House of Beadle and Adams and its dime and nickel novels, volume 1, page 384.
Illustrated paper wrappers in orange and black.
Cover illustration signed by R.J. Lusk.
Includes only song lyrics, no music.
"The booklet is 6 3/8 by 4 1/8 inches in size, has 64 pages, and is enclosed in orange wrappers, much like the original Dime Novels. There is an illustration on the front (Fig. 113) and advertisements on the back. The inside pages of the cover are blank. The book was copyrighted by Irwin P. Beadle, and was issued September 15, 1865. Some of the songs are the same as those in the original songbook No. 1. The title page bears a picture of Irwin Beadle above the publishers' imprint."--Johannsen, A. House of Beadle and Adams and its dime and nickel novels, volume 1, page 384.