London. Bradbury, Evans and Co., 1866. First Edition. Illustrated with a chromolithographic frontis and further drawings en texte by Charles Keene. Square 12mo (6.75" x 8"). Regally bound by Bartlett and Co. in full double gilt ruled royal blue calfskin. Gilt tooled corner devices to covers. Gilt ruled spine compartments with extremely ornate gilt tooled pineapple motifs. Gilt tooled raised bands. Gilt titled morocco labels. Most elaborate gilt tooled turn-ins. Marbled endsheets. a.e.g. Original cloth covers and spine bound in at rear.
One of the most elegant bindings we've ever offered.
A Very Fine, pristine copy.