Edinburgh & London: Blackwood, 1848. Second Edition.
Seller ID: 57093
Original dark green straight-ribbed cloth, covers stamped in blind at borders, spine designed and lettered in gilt. Light yellow coated end papers. Frontispiece and three inserted plates, as well as illustrations in the text. One leaf of ads bound at the front, half-title leaf present. Short splits along upper hinges, but a bright and attractive copy in unusually nice condition, the plates unfoxed. A bookseller's ticket on the inner front cover is from Dublin, and an ownership inscription on the front fly leaf is signed at Dundalk Barracks [Ireland], dated 1851. This copy is of the variety whi... View More...