Boston: James B. Dow, Publisher, 1841. Early edition. Hardcover. 144pp. Brown cloth with a gilt stamped title on the front cover, and a blind stamped vignette on the back cover. Good. The covers are rubbed. The corners of the covers are bumped. The cloth at the spine ends is chipped. There is a small closed tear in the cloth along the front joint. The endsheets have contemporary notations in pen and pencil. The pages are foxed. Item #17866
Contains 24 engravings. True early editions of this are hard to find.