First edition, first printing. Publisher's original green cloth with a gilt scene of a gondola to the front board and titles and decoration in gilt to the spine. Top edge gilt, the rest untrimmed. Illustrated with 48 engravings. A very good copy, the binding firm with minor rubbing to the extremities. The contents with a small label bearing an ink numeral to the front free endpaper and scattered foxing are otherwise in good order and clean throughout.
Provenance: From the library of Martin Stone.
Stock code: 17306