London: Chapman and Hall, 1880. 1st edition thus. Not in Gimbel. 16 volumes, complete. Frontispiece. 16mo. 6" x 4". Original publisher's green cloth binding with black & gilt stamping to spine, front board blocked in black & rear board in blind. Original publisher's green cloth box with gilt stamping to top cover & printed paper label to the top cover inside. Modest wear to volumes, generally VG+. Box shows wear & splitting to cover cloth joints, otherwise VG. Item #42029
An economical edition offered by C&H, in this pocket format, with just the frontis. Quite rare as offered here, i.e., in a complete set with the original publisher's box.