New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons.
Hardcover. Good+. Popular edition (2 vols. in 1), an undated (c. 1890) reprint of the two-volume first edition. pp. xxiii, 407; xiii, 383, with many illustrations, folding map. Original blue cloth with beveled edges. Corners rubbed through, some rubbing to head and foot of spine, scattered mild foxing. Binding sound. Account, in the form of letters to her sister, of Bird's several months of travel alone in Japan, during which she reached places rarely seen by westerners. Much detail on the people and culture.