First editions. State A of volume 2 with Contents list times numbered. Two volumes.
London: George Virtue, 1840. Profusely illustrated with engravings from drawings by W.H. Bartlett.
Quarto, expertly rebacked preserving original spines, bound in handsome green morocco ruled in gilt, heavy gilt on spine with raised bands and brown and red gilt lettered morocco labels, all edges gilt, inner gilt dentelles, marbled endpapers. Occasional light foxing which is primarily on verso of plates and on tissue guards, else fine.
Contains a map of "The North Eastern parts of the United States" with the route that Mr. Willis took outlined in red. Profusely illustrated with full page plates. [Sabin 3784. HowesB-209. Abbey, Travel 651].