Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard, 1849. Very Good. Item #26677
Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard, 1849. First American Edition. Thick octavo; recent blue cloth over marbled paper-covered boards, gilt-lettered spine, new endpapers; 620,(ads)pp.; lithographed frontispiece and six leaves of plates including one folding, additional text illus. throughout. Textblock a bit toned, old tape repair to final leaf of text (publisher's ad), else Very Good in serviceable new binding. Contemporary ex libris of Henry F. Thompson mounted to front pastedown, presumably removed from original binding.