New York: A. S. Barnes & Co., 1854. Reprint. Hardcover. 8vo. , 8-437,  pp. Bound in red cloth with gold decoration on the front board, gold lettering on the spine. Illustrated by a frontispiece and one additional plate, both with tissue guards. Burke & Howe, 130. Originally published in 1851, this is a presentable copy of an early edition of this work by the naval chaplain, journalist, and author. Very Good. Item #00009343
Very Good with mild soiling and light wear to the extremities, old dampstain affecting front pastedown, endpaper, and first few leaves, contemporary ownership inscription on first blank leaf.