1926: Cassell. First edition. Two Volumes. 342pp; 342pp + 1pp ads. Prussian blue boards with gilt lettering to spine. A near fine/fine set. Clean boards with no marks. Internally clean with all plates present. Neat owner bookplate to front endpaper. Some occasional foxing. All plates present. A very attractive pair indeed.
Science & Natural History
Smith, Elder & Co, 1859. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition. 8vo. 144pp. Original green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. A Near Fine copy with spotless boards with virtually no wear. Bright gilt. Internally fresh with no inscriptions. Some cracking to rear endpaper. Front endpaper unsplit. A Superior copy.