London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1899. First U.K. Edition. First Impression. Octavo; crimson cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in gilt on spine and front panel; top edge gilt; 375pp, ; illus. Contemporary owner's name to front endpaper, spine ends gently nudged, with lower rear corner gently tapped and light rubbing to joints and extremities; hinges perfectly sound; bright, Very Good+ copy, with the gilt titling and decorations bright and unrubbed.