London: Bradbury and Evans, 1857. First Edition. Octavo. First state, in two volumes with the tipped in errata at page 467 of volume two referring to the word "Rigaud" for "Blandois" which found in the present volume eight times and with signature mark B2 for 2B2B, bound from the original parts (stab marks present) In two volumes,320, -625pp. illustrated by H.K. Browne. Text mostly clean with some darkening or foxing to plates, bound in contemporary 3/4 tan calf over marbled paper covered boards, raised bands with compartments decorated in gilt, red and black contrasting labels gilt, brown endpapers, light chipping to spine ends. A very nice set.
(Inventory #: 021108)
General Antiquarian; First Editions; Americana; Autographs and Ephemera; Book Arts; Fine bindings and sets
Shipping & Return Policies
We accept Visa, MC, American Express and Discover. All books are carefully described and may be returned within ten day if the customer is not satisfied. Members ABAA, ILAB. Shipping is $5 for US orders based on books weighing 2 lbs. Worldwide shipping available.
You can be confident that when you make a purchase through ABAA.org, the item is sold by an ABAA member in full compliance with our Code of Ethics. Our sellers guarantee your order will be shipped promptly and that all items are as described. Buy with confidence through ABAA.org.