No. 350 of 1000 of the first edition. A Fine copy complete with 50 photographic plates (12 hand coloured) in the original decorative silk binding showing a view of the Yangtse. Extremly minor soiling to lower cover, occasional odd small spot, otherwise a Fine clean and fresh copy.
Fifth Edition London 1784. Two Folio volumes, titles printed in red and black (cloth tape strengthening to inner margin of volume 1 title), occasional odd faint spotting, later full tan sheep, contrasting morocco spine labels, extremities very slightly rubbed. A very attractive set Courtney p.57....
Second Edition 1867 late issue with the catalogue dated 1886. Very light bumping to spine ends, else a very attractive well preserved copy in pictorial blue cloth, dramatic blue lithographed frontis. Solid clean bright.
First Edition. A rare copy of this early Railway work. Longmans London and Bradshaw's Manchester 1848. [vi] (title and printed italicised introduction) 152pp. Original publisher's cloth, faded to spine otherwise a Fine copy. No ownership marks, clean solid, square and bright.