Philadelphia: Lindsay & Blakiston, nd (but 1847). First edition. Hardcover. ix, 13-211. 8 engraved plates, 4 pages publisher adverts at rear; 12 mo, original dark blue cloth with gilt spine, blind embossed boards. Seperate title page at p. 105 for "True RIches" (see note below). Minor wear to spine tips and corners, slight toning to endpapers, else fine. Item #23826
Publication date inferred from publisher's new title catalog at rear.These stories were published again by Lindsay & Blakiston in 1850 with a differerent titling: "The Golden Sands of Mexico: A Moral and Religious Tale to Which is Added True Riches; or the Reward of Self-Sacrifice." The present title page incorrectly merges the two titles into on.