Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans: London, 1844. Hardcover. Very Good. Item #99-8924
2 vols. "With forty illustrations on wood by G.F. Sargent, 7 x 4.25", beautiful gilt-pict green cloth, 263pp; 276pp, extremities bumped and worn, spines sunned, bookplates, minor scattered finger soiling else a very nice, bright set, Signed binding by Westly's of London. On the front cover of each is a gilt picture of a young boy doing a cartwheel in a farm yard; the image is embossed on the rear cover of each. The bookplates are for Frank Hadley, showing oilwells- could have been the Frank Hadley, Chief Engineer of Sinclair Oil.