Edinburgh: Archibald Constable and Co., 1822. Hardcover. Complete three-volume set. 12mo. Half calf and marbled paper over boards. vii, 322pp; 332pp; 346pp. Overall very good. Lacks half-title pages; ½" chip at head of spine of Volume I. Item #20840
A tight and attractive set of the first edition, later state (with "Co." on first volume title page followed by a semicolon instead of colon; and in second volume 20th line reading "there" instead of "their"). All three front pastedowns bear the handsome armorial bookplate of Thomas Carter Esqr. of Edgcott and, on the facing flyleaf, the ownership signature of "Glencairn Carter / Edgcott 1823."