first edition Later maroon buckram with black leather spine label. Original buff printed wrappers bound-in
1875 · New York
by [Auction Catalogue]. Field, Thomas W[arren. 1821 - 1881]
New York: Bangs Merwin & Co, 1875. 1st edition. Later maroon buckram with black leather spine label. Original buff printed wrappers bound-in. General wear & browning to text block, with early pos to top margin of front wrapper. 1st 700+ lots priced in margin. A VG copy.. viii, 376; 59 pp [2663, 'The Hartley Papers'; 661 lots]. 8vo.
Preliminary notice by J. Sabin & Sons discussing the considerable breadth & depth of this pre-eminent collection of books focused on the Native American Indian [though, we note from another source, the collection not sold willing by Mr. Field but rather in response to adverse financial circumstances]. (Inventory #: 27545)