Quarto, , 134pp, [3pp]. Publishers tan cloth, title in gilt on spine, decorative pictorial image on front panel in gilt. Complete with 40 tipped-in color plates, tissue guards with descriptive titles. Faint spotting at leaf ends and end papers, not affecting illustrations or text. In an exceptionally scarce dust jacket, near fine, with light wear along top of spine, small close tear at bottom of spine panel. (Riall, 87). An exceptional copy.