1832-1838 · London
London: Baldwin and Cradock, 1832-1838. Hardcover. Octavo; G- condition hardcover. Spine, brown with gold print, raised bands, title banner torn away (inserted in book); Boards in marbled paper with brown leather corners and spine, fraying corners, spine caps torn away, torn along front and rear hinges, shelfwear and surface tears to paper and leather, front board detatched yet present; Text block has speckled edges, cracking hinges, name plate on front pastedown, spotting to endpapers, text is clean and tight; "Published under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge"- title page; 2 volumes bound together, the first (1832), 151 pages, illustrated; the second (1838), 222 pages, illustrated.
NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in wraparound bookcase next to 15's. 1316155. FP New Rockville Stock. (Inventory #: 1316155)