London: Bradbury, Evans, and Co., 1870. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good- condition. Item #018480
[iii]-xvi, 481 pages of text. Original brown cloth binding with moderate rubbing and bumping to the corners, and minor shelfwear. The spine has several wrinkles; protected in archival mylar. The first edition in book form. Illustrated with 23 full-page plates and 12 vignettes by H. Woods. Endpapers are a bright yellow. Previous owner's name neatly on the inside front cover. Several pages have minor soiling or tiny spots of soiling. This copy without publisher's advertisement.