In the present work he seems perfectly at home. He describes Spain and the political and social life of its people admirably. The work consists of two beautifully made volumes, illustrated with photogravure plates. The press work and paper are all that could be desired.
Messrs. Stone and Kimball are about to publish a collection of short stories by H. B. Marriot Watson, under the title of "Galloping Dick, the Adventures of Richard Ryder, sometimes Gentleman of the Road." Several of the stories have already appeared in the Chap Book. As vivid pictures from the career of a highwayman of the last century, and as stories, they are excellent.