Hodge and his Masters
BRIGHT, FIRM COPY OF THE ORIGINAL EDITION
Published: Smith Elder & Co., 1880
Stock code: 5606
2 vols., 8vo., First Edition, small neat institutional stamp in blind on title of first volume only; original pictorial brown pebbled cloth blocked in gilt and black, gilt backs, uncut, expertly recased with new black endpapers to style, joints lightly rubbed, covers lightly frayed at extremities else a good, clean, sound copy.
With 4pp publisher's catalogue bound in at end. Miller & Matthews, B12.1 binding variant (a); Sadleir 1309 'this is one of the few two-or-three volume books, of which the front cover blocking is not uniform' (vol. I: horse ploughing team; vol. II: steam ploughing machine).