Boston: Published by Charles Ewer, 1819.
First American Edition from the Second London Edition, Greatly Enlarged and Corrected. Full calf. Octavo. , iv, 5-1006 pages, ,  pages "List of subscriber names", . Brown calf leather binding. Raised bands and black leather title label on the spine. Outer joints are cracked. Right front flyleaf detached. Leather boards and spine are rubbed, scuffed, and edge worn. Moderate toning to pages. Previous owner armorial book plate - Alexander Rudolf Lawton - on the front paste down. J Hamilton Jr. written n old ink top of the title page. Alex R. Lawton 1849 also written on the title page. Alexander R. (Rudolph) Lawton, 1858-1920, was an attorney from Savannah Georgia. The older inscription on the title page dated 1849 is most likely the father of Alexander Rudolph Lawton. He also practiced law in Savannah, Georgia. Good. Item #15123