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"Author's Revised Edition hardback, 1894, with no jacket as published. 6 x 8 inches, 664 pages. In overall very good condition, maroon cloth bevel-edged boards, with gilt titles and decoration to front cover and spine (blind-embossed decorative monogram to rear board), are rubbed to corners and edges with a couple of minor marks. Binding tight and square, no annotations, previous owner's name in ink to reverse of ffep. Some minor foxing here and there, especially those pages with engravings which are particulalry fine; text generally clean and clear throughout. This is a lovely book and the fine engravings are particulalry good. Still retains tissue-paper guard to frontis illustration of Columbus."