PROVERBIAL PHILOSOPHY; A book of thoughts and arguments, originall treated by ... from the London edition

NY: Leavitt, 1851. First US edition ? 8vo. 430p. Lacking the decorated extra title-page printed in colors and gold by T. Sinclair of Philadelphia, engraved portrait of the author, and extra engraved title-page, and 15 full-page emblematic woodcuts. Original publisher's full red embossed leather, a.e.g., the spine and covers very elaborately decorated in gilt. A tight bright copy. Item #59970

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