Philadelphia: Carey, Lea & Carey, 1827. 2nd Edition. Leather. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good -. Item #013140
2nd edition, with additions, 1827 stated. A Good to Very Good set, uniformly bound. 8vos., [Vol.1] xv, 402, with 13 plates; [Vol.2] viii, (9)-422, with 8 plates. 8 pages of the publisher's ads at the rear. Several of the plates have some coloring. Both volumes uniformly bound in full leather, with title on a black morocco label on the spine. Previous owner's period name and address on a blank end paper. Light edge wear. The spines are a bit dry, with some rubbing along the joints. Text is tanned/browned. A Very Good - set. *** Previous owner is Dr. John Peyre Thomas, founder and owner of Mount Hope Plantation, Fairfield County, SC., who obtained one of the earliest medical licenses in SC. ***.