London: Wyman & Sons, 1884.
First Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather).
Good Condition / No Dust Jacket.
Original tree calf leather front and rear boards with decorative gilt rule to front and rear, and gilt crest to front. Rebacked in leather with gilt tooling and raised bands. Original marbled endpapers. Size: 22cm x 15cm. 607 pages. Book is in Good condition, by which we mean it has marks of age and is well worn from handling, but is still intact and good for reading. Marbled edges decoration faded. Small amount of dampstain to top outside edge only, pages free from staining. Light foxing to preliminary pages, very light occasionally throught and to last few pages. Rubbing/wear to board edges. Chipping to front free endpaper edges. Light rubbing to rear endpaper. Very small light bump to middle of top edge of pages 538-586 resulting in a very small closed tear to some of those pages. Previous owner's inscription in ink, neat, dated 1889. Shipped Weight: 1.32 kilos.