New York: Edward H. Fletcher, 1852. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good- condition. Item #018024
220 pages of text. Original stamped cloth binding with numerous small chips of loss to the front board and spine, but with the binding remaining intact; protected in archival mylar. Illustrated with a frontisportrait and an engraved title page, separated by the original green tissue guard. The text is lightly foxed and browned, and due to a printer's error there are a few words of text missing but the page is intact. Previous owner's name on the inside front cover and at the top margin of the engraved title page. First edition.