London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office 1898. Original publishers' cloth binding with embossed decoration to front and rear boards. Head/tail spine panel frayed and with some material lacking. Head of spine front joint material worn off showing underlying joint for top 3 icnhes. Corners bumped and worn. Base of spine bumped. Generally bright and clean internally, binding sound with good hinges and solid textblock. Library label to spine panel and several pencilled notations internally, otherwise none of the usual library markings. A good working/reference copy. Good. Cloth.