London: Chapman & Hall, 1844. hardcover. 40 plates, including the frontispiece & engraved title. Thick 8vo, early 20th century 3/4 red morocco, a.e.g., by Morrell. London: Chapman & Hall, 1844. First Edition. near fine.
First issue of the engraved title page, with the pound sign improperly placed.The plates are browned at the edges, but free from foxing; the frontispiece & facing engraved title are more heavily, but evenly browned.