Inscribed “To Fred’k. L. Woodward from HBW [presumably the author] 16th Aug ’07”. Illustrated with portraits of significant figures. Brown cloth-covered boards, gilt titles to spine, 336 pages including Appendices and Index. Condition: Some bumping and rubbing to boards and text block, titles age-dulled, tanning to front free end paper and light foxing to half title and title page. Fore-edges uncut (ie untrimmed) and inevitably grubby.