Phillips, Sampson, and Company, 1857-01-01. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7. Good. Item #10044
Three volumes complete. 1st Edition in 3/4 leather over marbled boards with square tight bindings. From the library of the Smithsonian Institution with aged stickers at lower spine and a few Smithsonian stamps on the insides. Average wear to bindings mainly at edges and corners. Volume one with a half-circle damp stain through first 78 pages at outer edge. Sporadic foxing, but very little overall. Raised bans on spines.