Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Publisher: Boston: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co., c1888.
An attractive publication in Very Good+ condition in little chipped dust-jacket with stamped price of $1.50 to otherwise blank flaps. Copyright 1888 but this copy published after 1910 as evidenced by listings of 1910 publications by C. B. Burleigh and Everett T. Tomlinson titles in ads. BAL 20492 for the first edition.
John Townsend Trowbrige's account Walden Westlake runs away from home to seek his fortune, and finds it aiding in the start-up of a new country store. The first of the Start In Life stories; 163, ,  pages.