Very Good. Item #4923
London: Macmillan and Co., 1878. Later Printing. Bookplate of author, language columnist, and speechwriter William Safire on front pasetdown.
Octavo; xxiv, 511pp. Rebound in beige linen cloth with leather title card to spine; in brown cloth and leather slipcase. Boards are square with some toning to spine. Ownership signature (not Safire's) on front pastedown. Book opens easily to between a few gatherings, but binding is holding soundly. Pages unmarked.