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Copyright is 1854. 310 pages, plus 32 tissue guarded steel engravings. Full leather covers with elaborate gilt and blind stamped decoration/lettering. All edges of text are gilded. Covers show some scuffs on edges and bottom board, though remain bright and clean. Gilded edges show light scuffs and scratches. Moisture stain at lower outside corner affecting most leaves, though only in margins. Inked name on blank recto of frontispiece. Moderate foxing affecting first few leaves including frontispiece. A few of the tissue guards show tears or misfolds. Light age toning to paper.