Colinsburgh: Andrew Symington, Bookseller, 1892. Crown 4to, contemporary black half morocco, gilt, with green cloth sides; professionally rebacked, spine ruled and lettered in gilt, retaining contemporary marbled endpapers; top page edges green. 42 pages; 3 lithographic plates. Near fine. Item #5978
Very scarce: we last offered a copy for sale in 1996. Unlisted in Manville, and lacking from the Griffith Library (which included a different work on the subject by the same author). Ex Birmingham Assay Office Library, with their small, circular stamp, and listed on page 81 of Westwood’s beautifully printed catalogue of that library.