Philadelphia: George W. Childs, 1864. 1st. Original cloth. First Edition.Small 4to. 831 pp. Brown blindstamped cloth with gilt lettering to spine; yellow endpapers. A good copy (owner stamp; wear to extremities; corner boards showing; spine ends reinforced; wear along joints). Item #17856
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