Description: FIRST EDITIONS, together 2 volumes, and 2 further parts, folio (551 x 375mm.), dedication leaf, hand-coloured map, mounted photographic plate, 48 hand-coloured lithographs by W.H. Fitch, Supplement with errata slip and 40 lithographed plates after Alice Snelling and Margaret Stokes, non-uniform contemporary half morocco, the Supplement with the original wrappers to the parts bound in at end, the final two parts of the supplement in original wrappers
Condition Report: Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, 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."
Literature: Great Flower Books, p.56; Nissen
BBI 594; Stafleu
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