hardcover. 6 volumes. Extra Illustrated edition with 740 fine plates including portraits, scenery & architecture, plus 86 maps, mostly folding. Thick 8vo, contemporary leather-backed decorative boards; marbled edges and endpaper (some dampstaining in the upper gutter of 2nd volume, otherwise a very good+ set). Paris: Firmin Didot Freres, 1838. Text in French.