London: Longsmans, Green, and Co., 1878. Profusely illustrated with engravings on wood by G. Pearson chiefly after drawings by A. Y. Bingham, as well as maps, charts and diagrams, many fold-out plates.
Second edition. Three volumes.
Octavo, rebacked (some time ago), spines with elaborate blind stamping and gilt, brown morocco gilt lettered labels, smooth brown calf boards ruled in gilt, marbled edges, marbled endpapers. slight rubbing and scuffing, interiors fine.