Philadelphia, PA, Childs and Peterson: 1857
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 033060
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Complete in two volumes. Brown cloth, decorated in blind, lettered in gilt on spine panels. Ex-library, with considerable wear but complete. Cloth chipped at spine extremities, exposed at corners. Internally foxed, mostly light, occasionally ranging to moderate. 464, + 467, pp., illus. w/ engraved plates with guards, other illus. set into text, more than 300 engravings altogether. All plates intact; Vol. I folding map at p. 13 intact with mild tearing along binding edge and a few creases; Vol. II map follows p. 8, with folding map at p. 429 present and intact, with a few creases. Firs... View More...