Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1879.  pages, printed on rectos only. Wood-engravings after James D. Smillie. Square 12mo, gilt-pictorial brick-red cloth; a bright copy. Item #1096
Bruce, who graduated Yale in 1867, became a noted lecturer before lyceums and associations on literary subjects. The above, first published the previous year contain sixteen delightful illustrations by Smillie.