New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1883. Hardcover. 4to. Brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Previous owner's signature and pencil notations to front paste-down. Light foxing and creasing to endpapers. Pages toned. Very good. 621pp. Very good. Item #23374
Scarce early edition of the classic study, first published in 1879. With a prefatory note declaring the author's intention to publish a subsequent volume covering the years 1860-1881.