London: C. Gilpin, 1854. Second edition. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Good+ condition. Item #011994
xii, 248 pages of text, followed by 24 pages of publishers' advertisement. Original hardcover binding is moderately browned on spine, with chipping to spine extremities; both boards cleanly detached. Numerous pages are uncut and unopened at the top edge, and the text is in excellent condition. An uncommon biography of Copway, who was for many years a Missionary in the North West; and projector of the Concentration of the Indian Tribes, for the Promotion of their Improvement. No date of publication is listed, but according to Howes C770 this is the 1855 reprint of the 2nd English Edition of 1854.