London: Tylston and Edwards, 1894. First thus edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good condition. Item #018215
Two volume set. Original decorative hardcover cloth binding is somewhat rubbed at the extremities, with minor fraying, and a small scuff on one spine. Lacks one illustration in the first volume at page 62. Vol. I: xxxiv, [ii], 209 pages of text. Contains a color frontis, map and 4 illustrations including one color plate. Two pages are torn in the margin with old repairs. Vol. II: [x], 276 pages, followed by [iii] pages of publisher info. Contains a color frontis, a map, a color plate, and four illustrations. A few pages have minor soiling or minor creasing to the edges. The texts are clean and unmarked. Contains a preface to the Memorial Edition (and edited) by Isabel Burton, wife of R.F. Burton.