Hartford, CT: Published by Hutchison and Dwier, 1835. Hardcover. Item #25070
576pp. Contemporary full tree calf, spine decorated and lettered in gold, marbled edges. Frontispiece and thirty-six inserted plates with two engravings each. Draws from the works of Bernard Picart and Colin Mackenzie with important additions and alterations. With chapters on the Roman Catholic Church, the Jews, the Mahometans, the Greek Church, the Protestants, and Pagan nations and tribes (including Native Americans). Some wear to extremities, front joint partially split at spine, scattered foxing throughout, short tear to the lower edge of the first three leaves. Lacks the world map. A good+ copy. ; Octavo.