Mardi and A Voyage Thither.New York: Harper & Brothers, 1849 Stock Code: 15947
First edition. Melville's third book, a complex allegorical fantasy.
2 volumes, octavo. Finely bound in recent full brown morocco, gilt titles and decoration to spine, raised bands, gilt rule to boards, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt.
Lightly foxed throughout both volumes, otherwise a beautifully bound set.
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