London: John Murray, 1849.
Tall, thick 8vo. [viii], 194p, [vi], 490p, xiv. Printed by the Vizetelli Brothers in chromolithography designed by Owen Jones with decorative frames in various colors on every text page, abundant text illustrations, printed title-pages and six extra decorative title-pages in full color. Bound by F. Bedford in full green morocco, a.e.g., the spine with gilt titles and panel ornaments with a series of rules around the bands, the covers with borders of double fillets around a blind rule, corner ornaments. Preliminaries foxed, all else fine. Item #22068
An elegant example.