Boston: Phillips, Sampson, & Company, 1851. Early reprint. Hardcover. 4to. , 16-296,  pp. Brown pebbled leather with decorations stamped in gilt on the front board and spine, rear board blindstamped; all edges gilt. Illustrated with thirteen steel engravings by various artists. Several short stories concerning women and their love and romances, with some stories centered around the emotional psyche of the female protagonist. Each story illustrated with a portrait of the young woman concerned. Very Good. Item #00008557
A Very Good volume with some rubbing to the spine, and some spotting and toning throughout. Contemporary Christmas inscription on the free front endpaper, hand-made bookmark laid in.