New-York: Published by G. & C. Carvill, 1828. Third edition. 12mo, contemporary black half morocco, gilt spine, 403 pages. 19 maps (including one double-leaf map) and 11 plates. Rubbed, front hinge tender; browned and foxed; a good, sound copy. Item #17598
A detailed guide of a nation in transition, this revised and expanded guide includes a moderately lengthy account of the Mauch Chunk railroad (the second in the nation), which had opened in mid-1827, as well as brief accounts of factories and manufacturing in Ware Factory Village, Lowell and Chelmsford. Cf. Howes D607, noting the 1825 first edition (which had 16 maps and four plates).