Philadelphia: T. B. Peterson, 1856.
Hardcover. 7 1/2" X 5 1/4". 436pp, plus 14 leaves of ads. Embossed brown cloth over boards, with spine lettered and decorated in gilt. Heavy edgewear to binding, with edges and corners rubbed to boards, and bumping in to corners. Mild soiling to endpapers. Tissue guard between two frontispieces. Gathering from page 67 to 78 starting to separate. Foxing to pages throughout, else unmarked. Binding is sound. Illustrated throughout in black and white plates. Good. Item #1836