London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1841. First ed. Thick 8vo., viii, 815,  pp., illustrations, tables, forms. Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, raised bands on spine with gilt decoration, marbled endpapers and edges. Slight crease to the blank margin of the first few leaves. Cracks to the hinges expertly repaired with no loss. Slight bump to the upper tip. A very good copy. Item #26911
An important reference for the art and history of printing.