London: Colburn, 1854. hardcover. Engraved frontispiece and half-title vignette, with hand colored portraits of every queen. 8 volumes, small thick 8vo, 3/4 red polished calf, ornately gilt spines with green and brown leather spine labels, gilt top bound by Bayntun. London: Henry Colburn, 1854. Fourth Edition. Very good (+). very good(+).
With an autographed 5 line note signed by Strickland tipped in volume 1.