Hardback edition, 1879, in contemporary full maroon calf boards gilt tolled to edges, spine with five raised bands, gilt decoration and ball gilt title label. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - dust jacket a touch rubbed; boards rubbed to corners. Binding tight and appears little read. Internally clean, no annotation or inscriptions; marbled page-ends slightly faded but text, marbled endpapers, folding letter and illustrations bright and clear throughout. A particularly handsome and well look after copy. Photographs available. Not an old li... View More...
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