With contributions from other authors. Numerous illustrations. Scattered foxing throughout but heavy foxing to prelims, and between pages 173-177 with scattered stains throughout mainly on the lower page edge. Tearing to the end papers at the gutter causing rear board to feel loos. Previous owners details on half title page and the verso of the frontispiece. No. 240 in a circle on front paste-down and free end page. Spine has some repairs with the headband missing from top edge. Splitting to the cloth on either side of spine. Heavy edge-wear and fraying especially to corners.
Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co.
Date Published: 1885
Publication Place: London
Condition: Fair to poor.
Binding: Hardcover. Illustrated linen covered boards.