New York: A. S. Barnes, 1877. hardcover. Many engraved plates and text engravings. 2 volumes, handsomely bound in 4. Small 4to, 3/4 blue morocco over marbled boards, gilt decorated spines, marbled boards, top edge gilt. New York: A.S. Barnes, (1877, 1880). First Editions. Some light wear to joints, still a very good(+) attractive set. very good(+).
At the time of its publication, this work was reputed to be "the most complete history ever published of any city in the world." Kunitz and Haycraft, p. 447. Nestler 848.