London: Chapman and Hall, 1865. Hardcover. Bound in attractive contemporary three quarter leather over marbled paper covered boards with gilt title label to spine. Raised bands and gilt devices to spine. Minor wear to leather along hinges, edges, and corners. Signed by two previous owners in pen on top of title page and dedication page. The interior is clean overall with occasional spots of foxing and occasional soiling. All 40 illustrations are present. There is a small dampstain to the top margin of a few of the illustrations, which does not affect the image. 320 in first volume: 309 in second volume. Advertisements are not included. LIT/032520. Very Good.