New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1868. Hardcover. Small 4to. Quarter calf with gilt lettering and compartments and marbled paper over boards. iv, 799pp. Tissue-guarded frontispiece, several map, 3 tissue-guarded plates (2 steel-engraved portraits), numerous small engravings. Very good. Some edgewear, rubbing and scuffing calf, mainly at head/tail of darkened spine; some age toning and mild wear to endpapers, else tight and internally near fine. Item #45766
First edition, tight and nice, of the seventh volume of this annual compilation of just about everything -- internally tight and bright and near fine. Text in two-column format. Discreet ex-library, with very few markings.