London: George Routledge & Sons, 1866. First edition. Hardcover. 384pp. Duodecimo [17.5 cm] Decoratively embossed green cloth over boards with a gilt stamped title and gilt and blind ruled panels on the spine. Dark blue endpapers. Good only. The spine ends and corners of the covers are bumped, and the spine is rolled. About one third of the front board is damp stained, and the front endsheet is mildly soiled. There is a former owner's notation on the half title page. The text block is cracked multiple times. Yellowed pages. There are sporadic thin, light damp stains on the bottom margins of the pages. Item #36866
Morley was Professor of English Literature in University College, London.