Boston: John P. Jewett & Company, 1852.
First edition, first printing; Hobart and Robbins listed on both copyright pages, title pages lack printing statement as called for. Two volumes, in rare publisher's original gift binding, blue cloth with extra gilt stamping and all edges gilt. Near Fine or better, with lean to bindings, light rubbing to corners and spine ends, gilt mostly sharp, former owner inscriptions to front free endpapers and sporadic foxing and browning to pages. An unusually fresh and unsophisticated set in the uncommon extra-gilt gift binding. BAL 19343C. Item #140942984