True Stories from History and Biography.
Place Published: Boston
Publisher: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields
Date Published: 1851
Edition: First edition, second state
Book Id: 45829
335pp. Duodecimo [17cm] in decorative blind-stamped red cloth with gilt-stamped spine. Chipping to faded spine, spine cloth splitting along both hinges at foot to depths of 3.5" and 2", boards lightly soiled; front inner hinge badly cracked and attached by a thread, bookplate on front pastedown, small dampstain to inner corners of much of textbock, occasional light foxing throughout. Engraved frontispiece and illustrations.
First edition, second state, with no comma after 'way' and 'which' in preface.