London: Printed for S. Hooper, 1772. Early edition. Hardcover. Quarto (4to). Very good condition. Item #019226
[xii], 547 pages of text. Original full mottled calf (leather) binding with maroon leather spine label; both boards rehinged. Illustrated with an engraved frontispiece. The first and final pages of text are somewhat foxed. The front endpapers are creased. Previous owner's name from 1797 neatly on the front endpaper. The text is otherwise clean and unmarked. Measures 10.75 inches (height). The first quarto (4to) edition.