We previously bought and/or sold this book in the following, or similar, condition:
UK first edition. Two volumes. Twelve wood-engraved Illustrations by Helen Paterson including frontispiece. Half burgundy morocco. Gilt to the spine. The books are tight and complete. The boards are rubbed as are spines and spine ends. The spine is split on volume one. The pages show scattered foxing. The closed page edges are dusty. The bindings are generally tight. The is a bookplarte on the ffep of volume one. Uncommon.
Condition: Very Good Jacket Condition: No Jacket (as Issued)
Publisher: Smith, Elder & Co 1874