FIRST EDITION, 8vo, pp. xix, [i], 436 + frontispiece and 10 tinted lithograph plates. Title-page engraved. Near-contemporary half black calf, purple textured cloth boards, spine divided by gilt-rolled raised bands, brown morocco label, other compartments tooled in blind. Plates somewhat foxed and offset to facing pages. Rubbed, cloth discoloured, a little wear to extremities. Ownership inscription of James Ogilvy Fairlie to title-page, armourial Fairlie bookplate to pastedown.