A Statistical, Political, and Historical Account of the United States of North America, from the Period of Their First Colonization to the Present Day.

Edinburgh: A. Constable and Co., 1819. 8vo. Three volumes: lxiv, 552; xii, 571; xii, 588 pp. Two folding maps, one hand-colored. Somewhat later roan-backed marbled boards (corners bumped), gilt title and ornamentation on spines; bookplate on front pastedown of each volume, spines rubbed, foxing through text of each volume, especially heavy to the plan of Washington, D.C., but a very good, crisp copy. Item #49834

First edition, first issue (printer's slug on verso of final leaf dated "1818"). Howes W-99. Sabin 101366. Clark Old South II, 239: "State-by-state description of the country," covering all aspects of society, culture, business, agriculture, etc.

Price: $1,500.00

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