New York: Thayer, Bridgman, & Fanning, 1853. Hardcover. 8vo. Original brown cloth with extensive elaborate pictorial giltstamping. 334pp. Numerous engravings, diagrams, maps. Good plus. Quite edgeworn and with front hinge cracked but still tight; text block mildly age toned, with foxing mainly to first few and last few pages. 19th century dentist's bookplate on front pastedown. Item #33386
Tight, decent first edition. Though worn and lacking the frontispiece, still fully handleable and with the extensive giltstamping still lovely. Uncommon. NEW HOWES P 349.