Decorative Cloth. No Jacket as Issued. Eleven volumes. Circa late 1800s. Text block is crisp & clean. Gilt top edges. Spines are unbroken. Some foxing on outer edges. Bright, ornate gilt flowers & titles on spines. Gilt facsimile "signature" to front board. Green cloth boards offset to corners in black cloth and black cloth vertical margin. Very light shelfwear, usual bumping to head of the spines and the odd minor stain. Numerous photo's, photo gravures, illustrations & drawings. One volume has a quarter inch square piece missing at the head of the spine.