Author's copyright edition, Illustrated Edition, undated (1882) published by George Routledge and Sons, London
Description: Good. Octavo, 492pp+ Routledge Catalogue to verso, large, heavy volume. Publisher's scarlet red cloth with blind-stamped titles, gilt titles to spine. Corners are bumped, scuffing to the spine tips with a couple of chips to the cloth, spine has dulled. Boards still bright and clean. Rough cut text block. Internally the pages are uniformly toned/browned and brittle to the edges.
All of John Gilbert's iconic engravings are present, and incredibly atmospheric, they are done justice in this larger format.