- Bookshop: B & L Rootenberg (United States)
- ILAB-LILA Member
- Publishing year: 1850
- Publisher: Ticknor Reed and Fields
- Subjects: Literature
- Shipment weight: 1000 g
- Publishing place: Boston
Title in red and black with publisher's ads dated March 1, 1850 between front endpapers. With all first issue points. Original blind-stamped brown cloth with gilt lettering on spine; text lightly toned with a couple of insignificant stains on lower fore-edge of a few leaves. A superb copy, possibly re-cased and preserved in a morocco clamshell box with a scarlet "A" applique on front cover. First edition, first issue of one of the great classic of American literature. Printed in a limited edition of 2500 copies.