New York: 1847. Hardcover. Subjects include the War with Mexico (Mexican American War, p514 - 524), Washington Irving (p488), Railroads (p338), conditions of China (p397), and Peru (p129)
The Mexican War article, titled "Incidents of the War" recommends Captain W. S. Henry's work titled, 'Campaign Sketches of the War with Mexico'.
8vo, 568 pp. Four mezzotint portraits as frontispiece portraits. Full tan calf, title in gilt on black spine compartments. Covers rubbed, some fox spotting at margins of frontispiece portraits. Good + overall. Item #25970