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Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington, London - first UK edition, 1884. hardcover, 7 1/2" x 5" (no jacket issued). Book in GOOD condition. Light-brown cloth bound boards with gold type to spine and front, decoracted endpapers (floral wallpaper style), gilded top eges, two-color title page, 2 b7w drawings ('A Roman Farmery', 'Pliny's Villa'). The author, sometimes known as Ik(e) Marvel, writing on the borderline between fiction and the essay, contibuted extensively to the 'Atlantic Monthly' in the 1860s on rural & horticultural themes, from which this selection of around seventy pieces are drawn. His work on rural pleasures, ''My Farm at Edgewood", is a companion book.