London: John Murray, 1851. Three volumes. Publisher's vertically ribbed cloth, paper spine labels, ruled in blind. Portrait in first volume (somewhat foxed and offset to title). Labels and spine extremities somewhat chipped, inner hinges cracking, two external joints splitting, clean tear at gutter of first free endsheet, ownership stamp in gilt on each upper cover ("Emma Harris, September, 22, 1863"), a few marginal smudges, but internally a very good set. Item #WRCLIT55952
First edition, in the standard first binding. One of three thousand sets printed, of which a number were remaindered. COLLIE & FRASER A.3a. WOLFF 598.