London: George Allen and Sons. 1910.

First edition, large 4to. (265 by 205mm) pp xii, 238. Frontispience w/tissue guard, 48 B&W plates, 71 line illustrations to text. Top edge gilt, others deckled with some edges uncut, original bookeller's label (Meuleneere of Brussels) to front pastedown. Fine in red cloth with black stamped ruled borders, central roundel and titles with gilt titles to backstrip. In a Near-fine original DJ with the design repeated in black on ash-grey. some shelfwear and light chipping to the extremeties of the DJ. A scarce copy of this title on medieval work in copper, brass and bronze.