Second Edition. Very Good. Item #4973
London: J. & W.T. Clarke, 1823. Second Edition, Corrected. Octavo; iv, 219pp. Ad endpapers. Light brown limp cloth-covered boards with blind-embossed decoration and title card to spine. Covers edgeworn and bumped at corners and spine ends, with some soiling and smudging to face. Spine label half chipped away. Georgetown Law School blindstamp with discard stamp on full title, but no other library pockets, stamps or additions. Pages a bit rippled with toning along edges and sparse foxing, else clean and unmarked. Binding is sound. This copy from the library of author, language-columnist, and speechwriter William Safire.