Cooper, James Fenimore: The Pathfinder; Or, The Inland Sea.
Philadelphia: Lea and BLanchard, 1840. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Item #21332 .
Two volumes. 12mo. iv, 240;33pp. Publisher's purple cloth, printed spine labels. First state,
Ownership name in pencil on each title page. The cloth has sunned to brown on the spines and around the board edges; the labels are nearly perished; there is light foxing to the beginning and ending; the front free endpaper of volume 1 has a short closed marginal tear. Still this is a very good, unsophisticated set in the original binding.
BAL 3892, presumed first state, with the imprint in Vol. 1 more or less centered. The American edition was deposited in April, 1840.
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