Profusely illustrated with plates and in-text drawings. [88 drawings].
8vo; 8.25 inches tall, 192 pages.
Edition Early Edition, Second printing.
Publisher New York: Hurd and Houghton at the Riverside Press, 1869.
IllustrationFelix O. C. Darley; Drawings engraved on wood by J. Augustus Begert and James L. Langridge. Text and drawings of American illustrator's trip to England and the Continent undertaken in 1867-68.
Seller ID 003066
Green pebbled morocco leather covered beveled boards, stamped titles and spine decoration in gilt, decoration in circle of travelers in stamped gilt on front. All edges gilt.
Bindings square and tight; Light wear. A stripe of bio-predation across front. Three previous ownership marks: bookplate front paste-down; cursive inked name on front free endpage; inked number on top title page. Minor foxing to preliminary pages. Text clean and bright.