Good. Item #6671
New York: E. Kearny, . Revised Edition [First American Stereotyped Edition]. Octavo (19cm.); publisher's green blind-embossed cloth, gilt-tooled spine, blue and white decorative endpapers; xvi,-504pp.
Boards rubbed and corners bumped with some exposure, top inch of upper spine edge affected by biopredation, damp staining throughout text block, else a Good, sound copy overall. Contemporary ownership signature of a Mrs. E.A. May to front free endpaper. Collection of aphorisms by the British cleric Charles Caleb Colton (1777-1832).