New York: D. Appleton, 1851. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Original plum colored cloth over boards. Covers are blind-stamped in an elaborate pattern. Lettered and ornamented in gilt on the spine. Engraved frontis and four tinted lithographs of sailing ships. Moderate foxing scattered throughout. A very clean, bright, solid, complete copy that has not been restored and needs no restoration.