Philadelphia: Carey and Lea, 1831. First edition. Hardcover, tall 8vo. in full original calf, housed in custom grey cloth clamshell slipcase, with title label. 327pp. Fair. Front board, endpapers, and title page detached entirely. Rear board almost entirely detached also. Loss to leather of spine and boards. Author name written repeatedly in pencil on title page. Light foxing throughout. Despite tremendous external wear, the contents remain intact, unmarked, and fairly bright. An account of the life and deeds of Spanish explorer Sebastian Cabot, who sought the Northwest Passage trade route in North America for England and established forts in South America. Digital images available upon request. fair.