London: Sampson Low, Son, and Marston, 1865. Popular edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in purple cloth with pictorial gilt decoration and titles. 547pp. illustrated with full color frontis and plates, plus in text illustrations and maps, 4p. publisher ads. Good. Toning, creasing to spine, boards rubbed. Front and rear inner hinges cracked, have been expertly strengthened. Ownership signatures on front endpapers. Internally complete and unmarked with bright plates. Good.