New York: Kiggins and Kellogg, . Fifth printing of the fourth edition. Original printed wrappers, 7.19 x 4.5 inches, 166,  pages (final leaf blank). Woodcuts in the text illustrating carving. Lacks the rear wrapper; splattered, foxed, some offset from laid-in clippings; a good, sound copy. Item #19673
Copyright 1854, with the wrapper imprint date of 1857, a popular work that was first published in 1844 under the title Every Lady’s Book. Lowenstein 716; Cagle & Stafford 207.