London: Smith, Elder, & Co., 1890. Hardcover. Scarce Edition. Very good red cloth 8vo, intricate black stamping to front cover and spine, bright gilt to spine as well. Spine faded. Minor wear to spine ends. Small whitish stain to rear board. Minor wear to corners. Black coated endpapers; antiquated signature to early flyleaf. Interior is quite clean, though some light foxing in some areas, heaviest on early/late pages. 4 illustrated plates, including frontispiece. Binding is tight, no loose pages or signatures. 483 pages. Literature. LIT/12013. Very Good.