London. Cassell, Petter and Galpin. n.d. ( c. 1885 ). Illustrated with full page plates, vignettes and embellishments by Gustave Dore. Very thick 4to. Bound in full paneled and decorated trade morocco. Gilt decorated spine with raised bands and gilt titles. Ornate gilt titling to front cover. Intricate inner-dentelles. Marbled endsheets. a.e.g.
A lovely copy of the large format edition in a wonderful, rich and imposing binding.
Some usual mild scuffing to joints and edges, corners bumped, else Near Fine.