A Hole in the Wall / Louisa M. Alcott
62 pages. 2 pages of advertising to rear. Illustrated with three black and white plates and a frontis plate. The book consists of two lengthy short stories: "A Hole in the Wall" and "How They Camped Out." A title in the the Children's Friend Series published by Little, Brown. "A Hole in the Wall" was first published by Alcott in 1885 as a short story in a collection titled "Lulu's Library." "How They Camped Out" was first published in St. Nicholas Magazine and also in "Aunt Jo's Scrap Book" Volume 5.
Kathleen V. Roberts Collection of Decorated Publishers' Bindings
Louisa May Alcott
Little, Brown & Company
Publisher's Binding- Poster Style
Amy M. Sacker
Bound in a poster style decorated cloth cover designed by Amy M. Sacker with her monogram in the bottom left corner. Yellow cloth covers have an impressed stamped design in a black ruled border of a boy, a girl, and a large bird. Stamped in green and black. Title on the front is gilt; titles to the spine are stamped in black.