The Historical Cabinet.
New Haven: L. H. Young, 1834. 8vo. 516 pp. Leather. Edgeworn and scuffed, whitish stain/scuff to front board, leather of spine heavily cracked. Front cover nearly detached, 1" split to head of rear joint. Marbling of textblock very faded. Foxing throughout, pencil notations and lt soil to eps. "Containing authentic accounts of many remarkable and interesting events, which have taken place in modern times. Carefully compiled from various and authentic sources, and not to be found in any on work hitherto published." Illustrated with engravings. Contents include discovery of the Pacific by Balboa, Joan of Arc, the Maid of Orleans, The Great Plague of London, and much more. Fair Leather (Item ID: 57514)