London: Edward Moxon and Co, 1859. Octavo. Item #022132
From the library of [Henry Herbert], 4th Earl of Carnarvon. 4th edition. In two volumes, Vol. I: Frontispiece map, 407pp. Vol. II: Frontispiece map, 411pp., textual illustrations throughout. An interesting history which also gives us some history of family, from the Greeks, Romans and Egyptian. There is a color table of chronology which ends with Alexander Ptolemy. A very good set bound in red embossed cloth pictorially stamped in gilt, spine lettering gilt, some light soiling to spines, corners lightly bent of bumped.