Very Good. Item #6407
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1876. Second U.S. Edition, complete in one volume. Octavo; 688 pages plus 4 p. advertisements. Black and white illustrations. Maroon cloth stamped in black and gilt.
Spine ends and corners worn with some exposure and fraying. Front board a bit shaky but binding is secure. Ownership signature in pencil on front free endpaper of E.C. Townsend of Washington, D.C. dated Marcy 17, 1877. Pages otherwise unmarked.
Includes a table of "Principal Additions and Corrections to the Present Edition" from the First Edition.