Description: FIRST EDITION, second issue (printed for the author, not the editor), 4to (280 x 218mm.), engraved folding map, 6 plates, list of subscribers and errata (pp.xxvii-xxxii), contemporary tree calf gilt,
minor marginal loss or tears (one plate with repaired tear), scattered spotting, rebacked retaining most of original spine, repaired
Condition Report: Condition is described in the main body of the catalogue, where appropriate.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Provenance: "James Dalzel to George Beaton", presentation inscription on title. The list of subscribers mentions Professor Dalzel of Edinburgh, who ordered 5 copies. This volume is likely one of those copies; H. Berton Sikes, 1915, inscription in pencil free endpaper
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