- Philadelphia: T.K. Collins, Jr., 1851.
- original cloth.
- Frontispiece portrait of Israel Acrelius; xii, 7-367 pages.
- ISBN: none
Price: $95.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 65777
B1-488. First edition. History of the settlement of Wilmington followed by the author's recollections of the town. With a lengthy section on the Gilpins and their papermill and some notes on printers and booksellers. With a bookseller's ticket mounted on front pastedown "J.T. Heald, Bookseller, Stationer & Binder, 127 Market St., Wilmington, Del." Covers faded along spine. Foxed.