Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1912 - 1913. Illustrated throughout with photographs and drawings, each volume also with one original photograph as frontispiece and one specially painted coloured frontispiece by twenty most distinguished artists for this edition. Volume I with an autograph letter signed by Sir Walter bound in.
50 volumes complete. No. 9 of 375 sets.
Quarto, three-quarter brown morocco over brown cloth, gilt lettered spines with raised bands, top edges gilt, pale brown endpapers, bound by Riverside Press. Minimal, trifling rubbing to edges, fine.