Boston: Printed for the Author for Private Distribution, 1862.
Presentation copy signed ""Mr. Wm. B. Trask With the regards of the Author" Quarto. 35p. Extra-Illustrated with 25 full-page plates: steel engravings, copper plates, etchings, a mezzo tint and a woodcut. Elegantly bound by the Rose Bindery of Boston in full dark brown crushed morocco with watered silk doublures and flyleaves, t.e.g., the spine in six panels with rondel ornaments with triple ruled borders, the covers with a series of several gilt frames, one containing repeating rondels, another with similar spaced ornaments and with similar dentelles. Fine (one small plate with foxing). Item #22490
With the leather bookplate of American book collector Frank C. Deering (1866-1939).