London: Bradbury & Evans, 1857. First edition. Hardcover. 8vo. , vi-xiv, , 2-625,  pp. Half bound in contemporary green leather over marbled boards, spine with 4 raised bands and gilt lettering and decorations, light yellow endpapers and pastedowns. Illustrated by an engraved frontispiece and vignette titlepage along with 38 additional plates by H.K. Browne ('Phiz'). All is as called for in Smith (including signature 2B2 printed as B2). Smith I, 12; Gimbel A 141. Very Good. Item #00007115
A bit of scattered foxing on the plates and preliminary matter, but most leaves and plates are quite clean; small hairline crack to the bottom of the front joint, otherwise very attractive and sound.