London: Seeley, Jackson, and Halliday, 1882.
First edition. Folio. xvi, 384p. Illustrated with 54 reproductions, mostly full page. Bound by Zaehnsdorf in full brown crushed morocco, t.e.g., with fancy gilt ornamentation in the panels and on the covers as borders and corner ornaments, fancy dentelles. With Zaehnsdorf's gold stamp on the rear pastedown reserved for their finest bindings. Front hinged professionally reinforced, and with Japanese paper on the outside for cosmetic purposes, lower hinge replaced in the traditional manner, all else fine. Item #14675