Boston: Published by the Author, 1854. First American edition. Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Good+. Item #003778
1st American edition (Published in London the same year). A Good to Very Good copy. 8vo., xiv, 17-236, (4) pp., illustrated with portrait frontispiece, text drawings, and charts. Bound in blue-green cloth with title, and Summer Residence of the author stamped in gilt on the front board. a.e.g. The board tips are rubbed; the spine's crown is rubbed, with a small loss, effecting the title lettering on the spine. The first two, blank end papers are missing. The text is generally clean and bright. A Good to Very Good copy.