First edition. Two volumes. Publisher's original green cloth with gilt tooling to the upper boards and spine. Tissue guarded frontispiece to each volume with 8 further full page plates. A near very good set, the cloth a little mottled, rubbed and worn to the extremities with some fading of the spine. The contents are entirely complete, without inscriptions or stamps but with a previous owner's bookplate to the front pastedown of volume one and with a little spotting to the prelims. Inner hinges cracked but holding.
Stock code: 8908
London: John Murray.