Item Description: The London Printing and Publishing Company, London. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. In heavy leather boards with marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. 45 beautiful engravings printed on thick paper and mounted in the book with linen hinges. No date stated, circa. 1860. spine strip slight chips, all plates are in very good condition. There is a bit of transfer from some of the plates to the facing text pages. Other than this the entire text block is near fine,with some sporadic foxing. Sent boxed,tracked and insured.