8vo, pp. [viii], 585, , 188. One leaf in NT with bottom margin torn away affecting the bottom 7 lines. Contemporary black pebble-grain morocco, boards and spine blocked in blind, spine lettered in gilt, silver clasps and cornerpieces to boards, edges gilt, housed in the original matching black pebble-grain chemise. A few fore-edges bumped by the clasps. Extremities lightly rubbed, flap closure lost from chemise. Clasps engraved with the initials ‘A E S’ and ‘E G’, the latter underneath a ducal coronet.