Hartford, Connecticut: The American Publishing Company, 1897. 1st Edition. Leather. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good +. Item #012071
1st edition, 1st state, with "11" on page 161. A Very Good to Near Fine copy. 8vo., 712 pp., illustrated with b&w frontispiece, drawings, and plates. Bound in half leather with marbled paper over boards. Marbled end papers; top edge gilt. The title page has a small tear and tape repair, and offsetting from the frontis. Text and plates are very clean. Very Good to Near Fine. **Beautifully bound in half brown morocco. This binding may be one of the leather bound options offered to early subscribers. At the lastest, it is an early 20th century binding. Additional photographs available on request. ***.