New York: Charles Spalding, 1831.
Illustrated by Frontispiece. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Good with no dust jacket. Item #14420
Professionally RESPINED with original spine laid down, dampstaining not affecting legibility, page ix/x has 1" edge strip torn out with some text loss, foxing, 1832 owner's signature and later owners' signatures, otherwise light wear. Solid hardcover. ; Full black leather binding, with gilt cover edge stamping and spine decorations with title, and marbled endpapers. Literary anthology on the joys of marriage, from an English anthology circa 1800, and Americanized with the addition of two Prize Essays and four original essays. ; 428 pages.