Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1857.
First Illustrated Edition. Publisher's salmon fine-pebbled cloth with elaborate gilt stamped design on both covers and spine. A.E.G., beveled boards, 359pp. Profusely illustrated with 55 exquisite wood-engravings by Birket Foster, John Tenniel and J. R. Clayton and engraved by Edmund Evans, Dalziel Brothers, H. N. Woods and John Green. A nearly flawless copy, with the slightest of corner bruising and very slight marks. Very fine. A beautiful book.
Price: $325.00 Item #910