Imprint date conjectured by cataloger. According to New York city directories and contemporary imprints, Argyle Press was at 24 and 26 Wooster Street from 1886-1888, after which it moved to Cherry Street. Issued in illustrated orange cloth publisher's binding.
Milton Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2014 by Joseph A. Wittreich in honor of Stuart A. Curran. Milton Collection copy has dated 20th-century autograph ("Emily Evans April 2nd. 1914") on front free endpaper; autograph ("Mary I. Carl") on front free endpaper.