Published: Van Voorst, 1839
Stock code: 5140
8vo., First Edition, with an engraved title-vignette and 22 engraved illustrations in the text; original decorative ribbed cloth blocked in blind, gilt back, uncut, backstrip chafed at tail else a remarkably bright, clean copy.
Intriguing collection of extended essays by the author of 'Beauties of the Countryside' and other works. Uncomon in this condition.