The American Quarterly Review -- Vol. I -- March & June, 1827
The American Quarterly Review -- Vol. I -- March & June, 1827

The American Quarterly Review -- Vol. I -- March & June, 1827

Philadelphia: Carey, Lea & Carey, 1827. Hardcover. [2], iv, 615, [1], 4 p.; 22 cm. Contemorary half calf with six spine compartments beween double gilt rules. Gilt-tooled title on red leather label in second compartment. Marbled paper over boards. Publisher's catalog on 4 pages following text. Bookplate on front fixed endpaper indicating that this was given the the Belles Lettres Society of Dickinson College in 1845. Includes a lengthy review of Symmes's Theory of Concentric Spheres in which the reviewer debunks Symmes' hollow earth theory. In Good- Condition: front board detached but present; occasional pencil checkmark in margins, foxing, and soiling; text block is solid. Good -. Item #006418

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