Cloth-covered boards of indeterminate colour. Engraved title page with portrait opposite, followed by plain title page (both dated 1838). Condition: Boards very worn, spine strip curling away from boards and boards in danger of becoming detached, foxing to replims. Rear end paper missing. Notes in pencil to verso of final page. Previous owner’s bookplate, later defaced, to verso of title page. Front free end paper lost.