London: J. & A. Churchill, 1917. 1st edition. xii, 582 pp (including Index). Illustrated. 12mo. 7-3/8" x 5". Light blue cloth binding with green stamped title lettering to spine. Spine a bit sunned. Light wear & soiling to binding. Bookplate of Dr. John Kerr Butter (d. 1920). A solid VG copy. Item #32153
A popular work on the subject, that remained in print for the next few decades. This first edition uncommon on the commercial market.