First edition, first printing. Publisher's original green cloth with titles and a scenic view in gilt to the upper board and titles in gilt to the spine. Top edge gilt, the others untrimmed. Illustrated with 60 colour plates by Warwick Goble. A near fine copy, the binding firm and bright with just a couple of minor marks to the spine. The contents with light scattered foxing are otherwise clean throughout and free from any previous owners' inscriptions or stamps. The plates remain clean and bright. An attractive copy.
Stock code: 18240