New York: Thomas R. Knox & Co., 1857. Hardcover. Good / No Dustjacket. Item #062203
Pages clean except for a prior owner's label at the front endpaper, a name at the second (blank) page, pressed-leaf residue at the final endpapers, and toning and occasional fingerprints in the margins throughout. Binding is square and secure, full cloth hard cover somewhat darkened at the spine and showing small patches of finish loss at all panels, rub-through at corners and some fraying at spine ends, and some dimming of the gilt-relief titles at front and spine, otherwise sound and charming. 380pp; 150 engravings.