The History of Louisiana from the Earliest Period.
New Orleans: James A. Gresham, 1882. 469 pp. 8vo. Leather. Wear and peeling to boards, bumping to corners w/ board exposure, rubbing to edges. Rebacked at some point w/ a finished leather which is worn and has several strips of finish peeled off. Tears and chips to corners. 1 1/2" gouge to front cover. Marbled textblock faded. Hinges split. Soiling, lt foxing to ep's and some pages, heavier foxing to title pages and tissue, tissue has piece missing from edge. Bookplate and stamp to front ep's. Edgewear to some pp. "With a memoir of the author by Judge W. W. Howe. To which is appended Annals of Louisiana, from the Close of Martin's History, 1815; to the Commencement of the Civil War, 1861." With folded map. Good Leather (Item ID: 132977)