First edition 2 volumes 1873. An excellent set of the 2 vol 1st edition, spines faded to both volumes else a Near Fine set, internally clean, good solid bindings in the original purple bevelled cloth, gilt. No ownership markings. Scarce in decent condition.
Original leather backed plain paper boards, paper spine label light rubbing to the boards 12mo 424pp. Title leaf foxed, previous owner's name crossed through on pastedown, further name to title, light offset to text block.
Third edition, Two Volumes. 1847 Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans. Original blind-stamped green cloth, gilt. Slight fading to spines, light soiling or marking to covers, but solid and generally very clean set. 8vo. Two volumes. Vol.I. x, 766 pp. 32 pp catalogue. Vol.II. viii, 780 pp.
First edition, Two Volumes. 1909. Octavo's. xvi, 337  & xii, (339)-690pp. Illustrated throughout and with 9 maps. Publisher's maroon cloth, gilt titles and ruling, t.e.g. very minor bumping to spine ends, else unfaded good clean boards, very light spotting to half titles and one or two light...