New York: R. Craighead, 1846. First edition. Hardcover. INSCRIBED. 180pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Brown cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the front cover, and blind stamped decorative patterns on the spine and covers. Good only. The underlying boards are just beginning to peek through at the corners. There is a small stain on the bottom edge of the front cover. The back cover is subtly stained near the spine. The text block is cracked at p. 180. The rear hinge is broken. Item #20077
Inscribed by Ludewig on the front free endsheet. Hermann E. Ludewig was a corresponding member of the National Institute, and of the New York Ethnological Society.