New York: Harper and Brothers, 1848. Hardcover. First American Edition. Includes illustrations by the author. Very good in the original reddish-brown cloth boards with gilt title to spine and front cover. Gilt vignette to front board. Cloth along the spine panel is heavily chipped, but somewhat repaired. Rubbing, wear, minor dampstaining, and fading to spine and edges of boards. Browning to illustrations and minor foxing throughout. 332 pages. LIT/032420. Very Good.