London: Richard Bentley, 1834.
Second edition, revised by his daughter The Countess de Montalembert. Two volumes. xix, 550p; viii, 552p,errata. Engraved frontispieces, portrait and scene. Bound by Cecil & Larkins in full tree calf with marbled endpapers and text block edges, the spines with red and green title labels gilt, the panels elaborately gilt, decorative gilt rules on the covers, dentelles. Minor foxing to preliminaries, more so the frontispieces, minor rubbing to joints, all else fine - nice copies.Old dealer's invoice tipped onto flyleaf. Item #22084
With the bookplates of Isaac Adams (1802-1883), inventor and politician. Bookplate by Henry Mitchell, 1877.
This edition quite scarce.