Very Good. Item #7503
London: Hamilton, Adams, & Co., 1870. First Edition. 12mo; publisher's dark blue blind-embossed cloth, gilt-lettered spine; xii,196pp. Extremities darkened, especially at spine, some marginal scuffing with brief exposure at corners, spine slightly cocked, small dampstain at top fore-edge corner of textblock; still, overall Very Good overall.
Dedicated to William Ewart Gladstone, at the time First Lord of the Treasury.