London: MacMillan, 1909 (1906).
First edition thus, second printing. 8vo. viii, 429p. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson with 15 full-page color plates and 35 in black and white. Bound by Zaehnsdorf in full rose straight grained morocco with marbled endpapers, a.e.g., the spine with brown title labels gilt, the panels with fancy gilt ornamentation, double gilt fillets around the covers, fancy dentelles. Housed in cloth chemise with marbled lining in a quarter morocco slipcase with gilt titles and panel ornaments. Fine and bright but for a small rub to the rear lower rear joint. Transparent owner's name plate on rear pastedown. Item #22435
This is the first book illustrated by Hugh Thomson with color plates.
Spielmann and Jerrold 40.