London: Hurst and Blackett, 1865.
First edition. Bound by Monastery Hill Bindery (unsigned) with six-line gilt rectilinear patterning on covers and striking full doublures consisting of tan morocco panels bearing concentric gilt ruling (one with extensive design work) and a central arabesque pattern with burgundy morocco onlay at the very center. Illustrated by F. W. Fairholt, and lavishly EXTRA-ILLUSTRATED by the addition of approximately 60 engravings, etchings, and portraits, many window-mounted. Near fine. A wonderful combination of binding and content. Property from the Collection of Rhoda H. Clark and The Monastery Hill Bindery.
Price: $2,250.00 Item #5000