First edition. No date, but published 1912. Hardcover, large 4to. (8.5 x 11.5 inches), original blue cloth, gilt titles, aeg. xvi, 260 pp. plus publisher's catalog. Color frontispiece plus 387 b&w plates, photos and drawings. Good. Small ink number to foot of spine, but no other signs of previous ownership; light mottling to cloth; spine lightly sunned; one small tear to front outer hinge; corners starting to fray. Bright, clean and unmarked contents. Binding secure, but does have a bit of wiggle. A beautiful book. Rare first edition.