Boston: Marsh, Capen, Lyon and Webb, 1840. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 464p plus 16p advertisements and 8p excerpts. A green cloth hardcover book in accpetable condition. Cloth is quite stained and edgeworn. Inscription on front free endpaper. Binding weak between pages 56-57. Foxing and occasional dampstaining inside. However, the text is unmarked by previous owners. Item #149723
Bound in the back are 8 pages of excerpts from unrelated books. George Combe (1788-1858) was a Scottish lawyer and a leader of the phrenological movement.