London: Bradbury and Evans, 1853. First Edition. Octavo. First state according to Smith with the exception of p. 184, line 29. 624pp., illustrated by H.K. Brown (Phiz) and with all ten dark plates present. An exceptional copy with only light scattered foxing to some plates but mostly clean and bright. Handsomely bound(not signed) in full tan polished calf, boards doubled ruled in gilt, raised bands git with compartments fully gilt decorated, black and blue contrasting leather labels gilt, marbled endpapers. A very nice copy.
(Inventory #: 021114)
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