London: Grant and Griffith, 1851. Third edition. Hardcover. Half calf and marbled boards, all edges marbled; vi, 208 pp., engraved frontispiece and several engraved illustrations in the text. PLATES NOT PRESENT, bound in at the rear are 6 sheets of blue paper in place of the plates. Spine heavily chipped, front joint cracked, rear board detached. fair. Item #21277
A reading copy with clean text, no plates.