Albany: Joel Munsell, 1854. First Edition. Large 8vo. Contemporary blind-stamped cloth. Frontispiece and text illustrations. 601 pp.
Spine rebacked with tape. Edges scuffed and corners bumped. Previous owner's stamp on 2nd free endpaper and a library embossment on title page. Block is split at pp. 282/283 and needs to be resewn.
This is an uncommon first edition of Hough's early history of Jefferson County, NY. An attractive and readable copy with a broken binding. (Howes H676; Sabin 33140). Fair. Item #2126