London. Henry G. Bohn. 1857. The Ninth Edition. Illustrated throughout with full page monochrome plates, maps etc. 2 volumes, complete as issued. 8vo. 6.0" x 10.0". Bound in 3/4 black crushed morocco and marbled boards. Gilt ruled spine compartments. Gilt titles. Marbled edges and endsheets.
Spines and covers a bit rubbed. Corners bumped. Edges rubbed with small gouge to edge of one board.Spine crack at internal gutter of Vol.1.Cosmetic,as binding and pages well set and very firm. Mild sporadic foxing throughout. A Very Good set.