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Cincinnati: Derby, 1847. 501pp. + 16pp. of ads. Tall 8vo, original brown cloth; (ex-lib, spine repaired). Cincinnati: Derby, Bradley, 1847. First Edition. Very good. "Thomson No. 142: `The work is in reality an autobiographical sketch of the author, accompanied by facts and incidents of early settlement.'" Eberstadt 112:56. Howes B-997.
With an Appenix containing Observations on the Late Earthquakes, the Aurora Borealis, and the South-West Wind. 2 folding maps, one of Miami County, the other a plan of Cincinnati. 251, (4)pp. 12mo, contemporary tree calf, leather label; (rubbed, lettering faded on spine, foxing including maps, othwerwise very good). Cincinnati: Looker and Wallace, 1815. "Drake's 'Picture of Cincinnati' excited a great deal of interest in the East and even on the continent of Europe, where parts of the book were translated.....