London: G. Routledge and Co., 1858. revised edition. octavo in 3/4 leather. VG-. Shelf and edge wear to boards. Leather on corners of boards heavily worn with underlying cardboard exposed. Residue of some very old sticker on spine. Light stains and discolorations on cloth section of boards. Marbled design on edge of textblock and on endpapers. Heavy foxing on end papers. Former owner has made very light pencil markings in margins throughout the text. Former owner's pencil writing on front end page. Contains 14 large black and white illustration, 10 of which are large fold out maps. Gutter is cracked in are of page 444. 629pp. Shelve in locked case 9. Spine is black with gold text and design.
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