- Philadelphia: Printed for the Company, 1840.
- large 12mo.
- original quarter leather with woven cloth covered boards.
- xxii, (ii), 13-182 pages.
- ISBN: none
Price: $350.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 121923
Per Singerman (American Library Book catalogues 1801-1875, p.181, no.2877) the sixth catalogue of the Mercantile Library Company (founded 1821, taken over by the Free Library of Phila. around 1960). A classified (per introduction, the first such) catalogue of the Library with 2,500+ entries (our rough estimate), and an author index. Leather at spine ends chipped away. Pencil and ink ownership inscriptions on free endpaper, dated 1850 and 1853 respectively. Occasional spotting.