Sub title: a Descriptive Account of the Animal, Vegetable, Mineral and Synthetic Products of the World and Their Commercial Uses. Two volumes, green cloth-covered boards, gilt titles to spine, each with coloured frontispiece and many black and white illustrations from photographs. Blind stamp of HM Customs and Excise Library to front free end paper and title page, with small red stamp- “WITHDRAWN H.M. Stationery Office”- to front free end paper. No other markings. Condition: Some wear and spotting to the boards, with the front board of Volume 1 especially affected; internally clean and bright.