Paris: Aux Bureaux du Magasin Pittoresque, 1853.
Softcover. First French edition. Octavo. pp. [i-v] vi-viii,  2-399 [400 (blank)]. In the original printed wrapper. The text block is shaken, with partial splitting between gatherings along the spine back, else good or better with overall toning. A scarce copy of the first French edition of Beecher’s *Key to Uncle Tom’s Cabin*, translated by Old Nick (pseudonym of Paul-Émile Daurand-Forgues) and Adolphe Joanne.