New Haven: Durrie and Peck, 1844.
Hardcover. First edition. Octavo. 12, 237pp., with 12 pages of publisher's advertisements at the front. Illustrated with tables and diagrams. Contemporary full sheep, black morocco spine label. Contemporary owner's stamp: "Josiah H. Greely" on the front free endpaper. Light dampstain to the first five leaves, scattered foxing, very good or better. A handsome copy of this scarce early American imprint. From the library of the artists Ben Shahn and Bernarda Bryson Shahn, with an estate label designed by their son, Jonathan Shahn.