MARTIN RATTLER; or, A Boy's Adventures in the Forests of Brazil. With illustrations.
London: T. Nelson and Sons, 1858. 330 pages. Illustrated with a frontispiece and three other full-page plates. Original blue pictorial cloth, gilt. Octavo. First edition. Binding slightly cocked; occasional light marking; gift inscription on front pastedown; else a very good copy of a difficult title to find in first edition. Loosely inserted is a letter from R. A. Brimmel [bookseller and author, with Sydney Roscoe, of a Bibliography of Lumsden chapbooks] to P. F. Riddell, dated April 1958, discussing rarity and issue points of Martin Rattler. Quayle 14a.