Madrid: Martinez, 1858. First. hardcover. 4 color lithographs. 288 pages, 8vo, 1/2 contemporary leather, gilt spine, marbled boards. Madrid: J.J. Martinez, 1858. First Edition in Spanish. Howes C-642. Palau 58222. A very good (+) copy. very good(+).
"He (Comettant) wrote an interesting book on social life in the United States. He was especially interested in amusements, the theater, and music... He followed the usual route into the South via Charleston and across the Gulf States to New Orleans." Clark III, 455.