London. Edward Moxon. 1851. New Edition. Illustrated with an engraved frontis and title page plates. 2 volumes complete. Thick 8vo. Lavishly bound in full double gilt ruled calfskin. Ornate gilt tooled spine compartments in fleural motif. Gilt tooled raised bands. Morocco labels. Blind embosssed inner-dentelles. Marbled edges and endsheets.
Covers, hinges and spine mildly rubbed. Head and tail pieces delicately rubbed with head piece to volume 2 lightly chipped. Small bookplate to front pastedowns. A Near Fine, crisp and well preserved set.