Royal octavo in purple cloth and original non-price-clipped dust-jacket. Illustrated with 10 monotone plates by Hanslip Fletcher, 10 full color plates by Kenneth Hobson, and a double page map on front end-papers. Untrimmed, Dustjacket age worn and toned, lacking large chip from top of front panel affecting the first word of title “In”. Book is in near fine condition with strong hinges, clean interior, all plates present. Page edges beginning to show mild toning, else a very nice copy. Dust-jacket is worn.