New Haven: L.H. Young, 1840. Very Good-. Item #26442
New Haven: L.H. Young, n.d., ca. 1840. First Edition. Thick 12mo; contemporary half calf over cloth, gilt-lettered spine; 504pp.; 42 (of 48) woodcut plates including frontispiece. General wear to boards, textblock rather spotted and toned, lacking front free endpaper and six plates, 20th century ownership ex libris to front pastedown, otherwise a Good or better copy of this exceedingly uncommon anthology.
Generously illustrated (though in this case incomplete) collection of adventure stories adorned with woodcuts depicting scenes of the American frontier, at sea, or battling big cats at the edge jagged cliffs. Date of publication provided by OCLC no. 5345563, listing just ten holdings as of May, 2023.