London: William Pickering | printed by Charles Whittingham, Chiswick, 1840. Hard Cover. Good+ binding. Item #6438
Small octavo. xii, 328 pp. First Pickering edition. As issued, in publisher's cloth with printed paper title label. Rubricated title page in scrollwork border above Pickering's anchor printer's mark; head- and tail-pieces scattered throughout. Binding a bit worn with some light fraying at the spine ends and corners; nevertheless a solid copy and clean throughout but for a few light pencil notes on the rear free pastedown. Early bookplate on the front pastedown; also the book contains the modern book label of American collector Albert A. Howard is on the back pastedown. Keynes p. 66.