2 vols., 8vo., nineteenth-century half leather binding with marbled paper boards and gilt ornamentation and lettering to spines, spines compartmentalized with terracotta compartments for title and black compartments for vol. number; sprinkled edges, pp. viii, 360 [+ 8 pages of advertisements]; vi, 456; vol. I with 1 large folding, linen-backed, hand-tinted map and elaborate frontispiece copper-engraved with portrait bust of the Duke of Wellington and illustration of the Battle of Waterloo (‘The Portrait drawn from a Gem by Satchwell, the Battle piece drawn by Duplessi Bertaux, the whole engraved by Mr. Freeman’); vol. II with 2 large folding, linen-backed, hand-tinted maps. Boards bowed, some foxing to pages; stains, foxing, some repair work to maps with no loss of material. First edition. Text in English.
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