New York: Harper & Brothers, 1849. First American Edition. First printing with publisher's advertisements ending on p. . Octavo (19.25cm.); publisher's dark blue blind-embossed cloth, yellow glazed endpapers; xi,-390,,9,pp. Spine a bit cocked, boards and extremities rather shelf-worn, spine gilt effaced at foot; some foxing and faint tide-mark affecting first half of textblock; contemporary ownership inscription on early blank leaf, another, somewhat later (1880) to rear endpaper, else a Near Very Good copy of a scarce work. BAL 13660.