Springfield, MA: Gurdon Bill, 1866. Hardcover. 8vo. Original brown cloth with gilt lettering. 544pp, (2pp ads). Tissue-guarded frontispiece, tissue-guarded full-page plates. Good plus. Some edgewear, mainly at corners, with tip of spine head and tail expertly and archivally restored; front inner hinge cracked but archivally strengthened; large, faint penciled 1888 ownership signature/place on dark brown front flyleaf, thus barely visible; internally bright and tight and quite nice. Item #43234
Overall a tight and quite decent first edition. MONAGHAN 856.