New York: George P. Putnam, 1850 (1848).
xvi, (13)-454p. Illustrated by Felix O. C. Darley with frontispiece, illustrated title and fifteen drawings, including full-page wood engravings and a seven panel folding lithograph by William Heath produced by Sarony, New York. Bound in the publisher's full black morocco over beveled boards with marbled endpapers, all edges in gilt gauffered in a crosshatched pattern with small florets, the spine in six panels with gilt tiles and floriate panel work, the covers with overall interlacing designs in gilt featuring a central vignette of Knickerbocker. Minor interior spotting and a small bump to text block corner, the covers remarkably fresh with trifling wear. Bookplate. Item #21461