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Publisher: A. Fullerton & Co., Edinburgh
Date published: 1859
Description: Very Good. No Jacket. 4to. Wonderfully illus. by full page hand coloured plates and b&w vignettes throughout. Marbled closed edges. Leather lightly scuffed, and bumped to corners, else externally tidy. Cracked front gutter, tiny prev. owner stamp to f-fep, else pp in lovely condition, plates colourful and bright, binding sturdy. Read More
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh
Date published: 1904
Description: Good Minus. No Jacket. 8vo. Spine heavily sunned, very light spot staining to front board, closed edges heavily foxed, endpapers browned, bookplate to front pastedown, else a clean and tight copy, pp good. Read More
Edition: Fourth Edition
Publisher: John Murray, London
Date published: 1842
Description: Good Minus. No Jacket. 8vo. Vol I unfortunately lacking front board and spine partially detached, heavy scuffing to rear board, both vols have major loss to heads of spines, otherwise vol II in relatively good condition externally, bar a little scuffing. Marbled endpapers and closed edges. Cracked front gutter to vol II, else, apart from period ink inscrips. to ffeps, internally good, pp clean and bright, text blocks sturdy. Read More