Boston: D. Lothrop Company, 1880. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good / No Jacket. Item #2317139
First edition, second state (p. 14, line 8 corrected to "twasn't"). Spine slightly leans to the right, rear board lightly soiled, hinges starting, ink name on front free endpaper.
410 pp. Four pages of publisher ads follow text. The Five Little Peppers is a book series created by American author Margaret Sidney which was published 1881 to 1916. It covers the lives of the five children in their native state and develops with their rescue by a wealthy gentleman who takes an interest in the family. The Five Little Peppers and How They Grew tells how the Peppers live, learn, and play in their little brown house. They are poor, and Mamsie must work constantly to keep the wolf from the door, but their lives are unexpectedly happy.--Wikipedia