London: John C. Nimmo, 1886. A nice copy of this classic by Goldsmith, with 114 charming color illustrations by the French illustrator Poirson. Bound in three quarter red leather with red cloth covers. Marbled endpapers. Leather is bumped and rubbed, and cloth has some light soiling. The front joint/hinge is cracked but text block is still holding. Text pages have an occasional spot and slight aging to margins but generally clean and bright. Called for frontispiece is not present. 1905 ownership signature on ffel. Very good. Octavo. 291 pages. LIT/041221.