Item Condition: Collectible Good. 1896 first edition hardback in good condition. Contemporary owner’s signature on inside cover. A little foxing to inside covers. No other marks, clean and bright, tight binding. The blue illustrated boards are generally very good, the illustration clean and bright. Main flaw is heavy wear to right side of front cover with some marking also to inside cover. Overall a good+ copy. Items are dispatched the same or the following working day. Please note our excellent customer feedback.