First edition. Contemporary full calf, gilt ruled to the upper and lower boards, the spine with five raised bands, elaborately decorated compartments, gilt titles to red morocco label. Marbled endpapers and page edges. Engraved portrait frontispiece. 8vo. [vii], 521pp. An excellent example, the binding square and firm showing a little scuffing and rubbing at the extremities. The contents, with a contemporary gift inscription to the reverse of the front endpaper and light spotting to the margins are otherwise clean and bright throughout.
Stock code: 14911