Originally issued in parts 1879-1881. viii, xliv, 196. 30 col plates, text illus. With attractive chromolithographic plates drawn from nature by D. Blair and woodcuts to text. Stafleu & Cowan, 771. 4to, orig. green cloth, minor wear, gt and black-stamped design to front board and spine, bevelled edges, decorative endpapers. Slightly shaken, stiching tender in places, a few leaves just working loose. Previous owner's name to endpaper. Good. 
Author Britten, J.
Publisher Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co