Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, 1873. Hardcover. Item #30404
ii, , 464pp. Finely bound by E. Walker's Sons of New York (bindery blindstamp on rear free endpaper) in full brown morocco decorated in blind and gold on the front panel and in blind on the rear panel, spine in compartments with four raised bands, gilt lettering and decorations, edges decorated in gilt, all edges gilt. Portrait frontispiece and fifteen inserted plates with portraits. Chapters on the early colonial society, the Livingston family, the early aristocracy of New England, the Philadelphia society in early times, and more. A couple of tiny holes to the edge of the rear panel, sporadic foxing to the plates, mild wear to the edges. A bright, very good+ copy. ; Octavo.