NY: Harper and Brothers, 1878. Hardcover. Thick 8vo. Maroon cloth boards with gilt title to spine and gilt illustration to front board. Fraying/wear to spine ends and joints. Wear to corners. Front hinge is cracked leaving front board nearly detached. Occasional smudge marks to interior, else clean with many illustrations. Section of rear free endpage is detached. Good reading copy. Index, 531 pages. CER/073106. Good.