Philadelphia: H. C. Carey & I. Lea, Chesnut Street, 1825. 1st US Edition (American Imprints 21506). viii,  - 400, 369* - 400*, 401 - 602 pp. P. 28 correctly paginated. Text block untrimmed. Custom clear mylar wrapper. 8vo. 9-1/2" x 5-3/4". Publisher's brown cloth binding, with printed paper title label to spine. General shelfwear. Old rebacking (?) / spine repair, with front board beginning to detach. Ex-lib, with small discrete stamp to rear pasted-down ["Withdrawn"]. Modern ballpoint pos to ffep upper corner. Foxing. Leaf 3-2 with short horizontal tear in right margin. A Good copy. Item #49313
A very early US cloth binding, at one time thought to be the first of the genre, though subsequent research has shown a few having been published earlier. Cf. The Library Company's Book Cloth Database.