Miss Petticoats. Dwight Tilton. Illustrations by Charles H. Stephens. Boston, Mass: C.M. Clark Publishing Co., 1902. First edition.
Miss Petticoats is the daughter, Agatha, of a French nobleman and an American woman. Since the death of her mother, she has been living with her grandfather, Captain Joel Stewart. Knowing nothing of her royal heritage, Agatha takes a job as secretary to the wealthy Sarah Copeland, whose nephew, Guy Hamilton, immediately begins pursuing the new employee.