Book Description

Coloured frontispiece, illustrations in the text and full page half tone photographic plates. Fig 90 not present as noted on page 160 ('... the negative ... is now a court record and it is impossible to obtain .... until the case is settled.'). Written in collaboration with Edwin W. Hammer.
Dealer Notes
Publishers' stamp on title page.
Author Morton, Edwin W.
Date No date (1896, 1st British edition)
Binding Decorated cloth boards with gilt titles. 19x13cms.
Publisher Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., London
Condition Covers little scuffed, bumped and soiled. Very small hole at base of spine. Corner torn from front free end paper. Page edges little dusty, pages little browned. Small, light stain to corner margin of plates.
Pages 196pp + 2p advertisements + i + plates

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