You are bidding on a very rare book. The book is still together and in good condition considering how old it its. Please look at the pictures for detail. Only 6000 copies were made of this book. Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1869. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good condition Please look at pictures.. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Two Volumnes. First edition, early issue with no "Part First" on the spine. First edition, mixed state of "Part Second" on spine. 8vo, original salmon cloth cover, lettered in gilt. Wear to spine extremeties and tips of covers, otherwise a very good, clean book of this American classic.IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ASK. PLEASE TAKE A LOOK AT MY OTHER SALES THAT I HAVE, BECAUSE I GO TO ESTATE SALES EVERY WEEK AND HAVE SOME RARE ANTIQUES. It is our commitment to give you the best Ebay experience in our industry. Our key strength is in our communication aptitude. We will communicate with you throughout the whole transaction and even after the items arrive at your home. We want repeat customers and therefore we will conduct business with utmost good faith and in an ethical manner. Integrity is of prime importance to us. IMPORTANT - The Sale of Antique & Collectable Goods All goods are Antique and/or Collectables, so expect the odd bit of wear to items, see the pictures of all items before buying, crazing on glaze is quite common on old pottery as is wear to the base & feet of old items where they have stood. These items are old and that is what gives them their Character and makes them unique, If you have any questions about the item, Contact me before bidding by Mail or by Telephone, Numbers are on the Listings. Sign up for my email newsletters by adding my eBay Store to your Favorites Check out my other items !