London: Bolt, 1833. 12mo. xxiii + 200 pp + 12 pp of ads. Contemporary muslin-backed boards. Spine perished, p.39 with closed tear crossing text. Signature of A. S. Johnson (not the Civil War general) on front free endpaper. Item #30924
FIRST ENGLISH EDITION, published the same year as the first edition of Philadelphia. From the introduction: "The following history is the work of an apparently exceedingly dull and awkward man: the arrangement of the matter is as confused as it can well be made..." Contains chapters on the Old Bank of the United States; histories of banking from 1790 to 1821; banking in the Western, south-western, southern, New England states; general view of banking operations from 1814-1829.