New York: Appleton, 1881. First. hardcover. Folding map. 351pp. 12mo, original brown cloth, edges of corners worn and lightly bumped, front cover lightly soiled, small tear in folding map, with no loss of text and mostly in the margin. New York: D. Appleton, 1881. First Edition. good.
Author was a member of an early Dutch family of Flatbush. Vanderbilt lived in the her family's Dutch farmhouse in Flatbush, the Lefferts Historic House, until her marriage when she moved across the street. The map illustrates the streets of Flatbush with the family names and locations of the houses of the residents in 1842. A tight, bright copy.