Published by the Author. Cardiff., June 1897. 1897.
FIRST, AND ONLY, EDITION. A printed declaration opposite the title page states "Subscribers edition. There will be no second edition of this book as it now stands". Inscribed by the author to the front free endpaper "To T. H. Thomas, Esq.(Followed by a name that I cannot make out, written in Welsh), with the author's compliments and his best wishes. Cardiff, June 21/97. E. Patterson". Endpapers have several newspaper cuttings concerning Patterson and reviews of his later book, Vagabondage. A very good copy in green cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine. Rare. A search of the Copac catalogue shows only one copy, held by the British Library.:.