Hartford: Printed by George Goodwin and Sons, 1816. 2nd Edition. Leather. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good -. Item #013146
2nd American edition. 2 volume set, complete. A Very Good - set. 8vo., [Vol.1] xxii, (iv), 408; [Vol.2] xviii, 523 pp., illustrated with engraved text drawings, and all 27 plates called for. Volumes uniformly bound in period, early American full mottled calf, with titles on red morocco labels on the spines. Light edge wear; vol.1's boards rubbed; vol.2's front joint is cracking, but holding. Text generally clean; plates tanned/browned, as usual. Both volumes have the previous owner's name and 1821 date on a front end paper and title page. A Very Good set, in original bindings. *** 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. ***.