London: Grant Richards, 1899. Gould, F. Carruthers. First. hardcover. Illustrated with 24 single-sided lithographic plates, each printed in color with humorous drawings by F. Carruthers Gould and poems by Begbie. Short slim 4to, red cloth-backed pictorial boards (minor edgewear and neatly re-enforced hinges). London: Grant Richards, 1899. First edition. near fine.
A near fine clean copy of this rather scarce book - A parody of Hoffman's children's book which lampoons British political figures of the era.