Simkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., Limited. London. ND. Circa 1890.
FIRST PRINTING OF THIS EDITION. Folio. (14.5 x 11.9 inches). Beautifully illustrated with 24 fine Litho illustrations, 12 in full colour. A bright clean copy in the publishers original blue cloth binding. Front board with title and names of Illustrators in dark brown, within a gilt ruled border. Brown coated endpapers. All edges gilt. Some rubbing and bumping to the edges and corners and a few small bubbles in the cloth but overall a very good copy of this beautiful book. --- The book isn't dated but the Victoria and Albert Museum Library catalogue gives a date of 1890.