Light brown leather binding (“Bound by Sotheran & Co” stamped inside front cover), with gilt title block in darker brown and gilt decorated bands on spine; red marbled end papers; AEG. Each volume 11w x 17h (cms). Vol I: 216 pp; Vol II: 316 pp; Vol III: 311 pp; Vol IV: 354 pp; Vol V: 325 pp
Publisher Bell & Daldy, Covent Garden
Condition A loose tissue guard,some marking to calf boards commensurate with age and use together with some minor bumping.All in all,a delightful set to adorn the shelves and to read!