New York: P. D. Orvis, 75 Nassau Street. 1854. 1st edition thus (Gimbel E136, who incorrectly notes an end date of 7 October 1854). Not in Edgar & Vail, nor Wilkins. , 181 - 258 pp. Text in triple column. Illustrated with 40 wood engravings. 4to. 11-3/4" x 9-1/8". Original pale green printed wrappers. Slight cock. Modest wear. A VG+ copy. Item #29691.1
This part contains the 5 weekly September issues, with that portion of Hard Times begining with Chapters XXV in the September 2nd issue, and the work concluding with Chapter XXXVII in the September 30th issue.
The Journal also contains a number of articles on Chess authored by Stanley.