London & New York: Alexander Strahan, 1866. First edition. Hardcover. xv, 428 pp., 2 frontispieces (tinted lithograph views of Chicago in 1831 & San Francisco in 1846), octavo, original blue cloth with gilt spine title. Both covers embossed "Foreign Office" in black ink. Old rebacking preserving original spine and endpapers, moderate wear to covers, internally very good. Item #22246
A statistical and commercial analysis of the state of commerce in the United States along with projections for the future. The author was British M. P. for Bristol.