Price: 800.00 USD
London: Bradbury and Evans, 11, Bouverie Street, 1857. First edition, with several first issue points per Smith. Octavo. pp. [i-v] vi-xiv,  2-625 [626 (blank)]. Illustrated with 40 engraved plates by H.K. Browne, including the frontispiece and vignette title-page. Bound in contemporary half-calf and marbled paper over boards, gilt spine with black titling label, marbled endpapers. Contemporary bookseller's ticket on front pastedown: "John Davison ... Alnwick". Small remnant of a bookplate (removed) and later owner's name in ink on the verso of the front free endpaper, some scuffing to the marbled paper on both boards, scattered foxing mostly to the first two engraved plates (frontispiece and title), very good. *Smith*, (Part 1:12). Very Good.