Philadelphia: Porter and Coates, 1873 (but 1876). Hardcover. Good. Item #22121 .
Second US illustrated printing. 8vo. Green cloth blocked in gilt and black on the spine and upper board and in blind on the rear board. Chocolate coated endpapers. All edges gilt. Edges worn,, occasional foxing and soiling to the text block else a good copy.
The first US illustrated edition was published by Osgood in 1873. In 1876 Osgood sold the plates which were bought by Porter and Coates. Even though the book still bears a copyright date of 1873, the actual printing was about 1876. The only difference we note is that the list of illustrations from the first edition was omitted from this one, adn, indeed, there are fewer illustrations.