Washington: Smithsonian Institution, 1866,
First Edition. octavo, printed wrappers. 591 pp. Smithsonian Institution, Item #27309
"The present work is a catalogue of that portion of the library of the Smithsonian Institution which embraces the publications of Learned societies and other public bodies, as well as encyclopedias and periodical and serial works in general....The printing of this work was begun in 1863 and completed in 1866." The pages covering publications originating in the United States cover pages 480 - 591. A surprisingly fine copy in original wrappers. A very few small chips at edges, corners of front wrapper folded, one corner of back wrapper chipped. Pages uncut and unopened.