Book measures 7 x 5 inches. Engraved title, 32 coloured chromolithagraphic plates, +4pp. Bound in period publishers black paper mache binding, full gilt edges, marble endpapers. Binding has had some minor repairs and restoration work. A very good clean firm binding. Internally, previous owners book plate, text block bound slightly to tightly [ usually the pages on a gutta-percha binding have become loose. or detached, this copy has probably been recased, hence slightly to tightly ] last 4 pages of text has some light staining. Pages and plates in very good clean bright condition throughout. A very nice copy.