Philadelphia: Lindsay & Blakiston, 1860. Second edition. Hardcover. 427pp. Octavo [19 cm] Dark green pebbled cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine, and blind stamped decorative patterns on the covers. Good. Ex-library. The covers are slightly rubbed, faded and bumped. The underlying boards are exposed occasionally along the edges. The cloth at the spine ends is frayed and chipped, and the spine is very subtly rolled. There is light foxing on the edges of the text block. The hinges are weak. The front endsheet has two library marks and a couple of numerical notations. The text block is cracked multiple times. Pp. 40-53 have numerous small dark stains. There are occasional light stains on the pages at the end of the text. Item #27475
First published in 1859.