Philadelphia: Carey and Hart, 1849. First. hardcover. With References, Historical and Professional, and Preliminary Notes on the Politics of the Times. 727pp., errata, + 4pp. of publisher's ads. Tall 8vo, modern black cloth, cloth lightly soiled, scattered light foxing, ex libris. Philadelphia: Carey and Hart, 1849. First Edition.
Author was a lawyer from Philadelphia and author of several criminal law treatises.