Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, 1838. First edition. Hardcover. Good. Two volumes. Inscribed and signed by the author on the ffep of Vol 1. Some foxing throughout. Original Paper labels on spine still present. A piece of the last page amounting to approximately 1/4 is missing, including some text. Original Blue cloth. Wright. Scarce title set in St. Mary's City, Maryland during the mid-17th century.