First edition, original terracotta cloth, gilt titles, very minor bumping to extremities and small dust marks to back cover. Internally clean and bright., light spotting to fore edges. Silver albumen photographic postcard of Still in 1912 loosely inserted. 543pp including index, 8vo.Andrew Taylor...
First Edition 1906 - 1913 one of only 500 sets published. 15 parts in 7 volumes plus the index volume. 413 plates (including 293a, without 58a omitted on publication as usual), a few only with light foxing. The best set we have seen with all ties and generally a Fine, bright and clean set.
Second Edition 1848 bound in later cream cloth, complete with all 60 plates in exquisite bright and clean condition with tissue guards. Some spotting to preliminaries, else excellent. Good, square and solid bindings, a couple of pages loosening, previous owner's gift inscription.
Second Edition 1874 Publisher's attracitve blue cloth gilt pictorial upper cover, one plate creased to upper corner else all very cleana nd bright, tissue gusrds. Previous owners name in ink to pastedown.