This is a six volume
collection of the works of numerous humorists from the late nineteenth
It was published by Doubleday, Page and Company. The first edition has
a 1903 copyright with a 1904 title page.
Each book is 6 x 4.25.
A later edition was published in 1921 by Doubleday, Page and Company.
George W. Peck's contribution is in Volume II. Most of the seven page
excerpt is taken from Peck's Bad Boy and His Pa, Chapter XIX: His Pa is