Dayton, O. Published by B. F. Ells, 1848. First Dayton edition of this evergreen Romantic French tale of sensibility. Small 4to, original gilt-stamped brown cloth, 112 pages. Frontis and full-page wood engravings (with decorative borders) in the text. Cloth somewhat worn; foxing and some light staining throughout; a good, sound copy. Item #12333
An uncommon Ohio imprint, unusual for its illustrations. The anti-slavery theme likely met a congenial audience in the Dayton region. Morgan, Ohio Imprints, 7210.