Blue cloth-covered boards, gilt motif to front board, gilt titles to spine, prelims to xi then 384 pages. All plates as called for. Condition: A ‘Very Good’ copy until the very end- where there are two torn pages- the last leaf of the index and the very rear free end paper. Some light wear to the extremities of the spine strip, which is faded, a little rubbing to the boards, light spotting to the prelims, age toning to the paper. The bottom edges of the text block, being untrimmed and of uneven size, are soiled.