First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Item #003632
Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1876. First Edition. Octavo; [iv], 482p. Wine-colored cloth boards with beveled edges and gilt lettering and "J.R. Osgood & Co" imprint at base of spine (later state bindings had "Houghton Osgood & Co" instead). Brown endpapers. Corresponds to all First Edition points, with "illustratd" on page 12, line 6, "to her" at start of line 3, and "Casamassina" misspelling on page 447 line 11. Covers edgeworn with bumping to corners and some chips and fraying at spine ends, along with a small puncture at back joint and some white specks at top corner. Open easily to between a few gatherings, but binding is sound. Pages toned but unmarked. [BAL 10531].