Illustrated by the author. New York: Charles L. Webster & Company, 1892. 8vo. Green pictorial cloth, stamped in black, silver & gilt. 221 p. + ads. 1st edition. Wright III, 428. Sargent p. 46. Lewis p. 10. Upper corners bumped, a few cover spots; else very good. 
Novel of social reform which is "peripheral to the utopian tradion," according to Lewis. Beard was later to become a major figure in the Boy Scouts and editor of "Boy's Life"