Albany: E.E. Hosford, 1821. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, pp. xiv, , -419,  index,  with tipped-in errata slip pasted to last leaf, as issued; lacks the large folding map hand-colored in outline of the Great Lakes, present are the engraved vignette title page, six of seven engraved plates, lacking plate 5, p159, the color plate, tables in the text; original publisher’s half leather and blue gray paper covered boards; boards detached, spine leather worn; text block split; some moderate foxing of the text throughout. This copy bears a single small oval stamp on title, "Long Island Historical Society" A fair copy lacking a map and a plate. Item #15878
Howes S-186; Sabin 77862; Streeter Sale, 1782. Wonderful bookseller’s tag on front paste-down, “S. Culverwell, Bookseller And Stationer, No. 60 Fulton St. Brooklyn”.