London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1857. First Edition. Half Leather. Octavo. Very Good. Item #0493
First issue, volume I, page 21, with last letters in the last words on lines one and two are transposed; volume II, with periods missing after the headlines on pages 58 and 221, and page 99, line 3, with the letter "p" missing in the word "place." 2 volumes, 294pp, 258pp. Half-title is present in volume one, lacking ads; bound in contemporary half calf over cloth, raised bands, red and black morocco spine labels gilt, spine tips and corners show wear with light chipping to head; internally clean and bright with very light foxing on title page of volume I; previous owner's bookplate. A very good set housed in a custom slipcase.