London: Routledge, Warne, and Routledge, 1862.
Hardcover. First edition. Quarter leather and cloth. 128pp. Illustrated wrappers bound in. Spine ends worn down to the textblock top and bottom, small tears to the edges of a hand-full of pages, a very good copy. Blondin was one of the great tightrope walkers, especially known for his multiple creative crossings of the gorge below Niagara Falls.