London: Henry Frowde, Oxford University Press, 1906. 16mo. First impression in this series. Original full brown grained leather, with embossed lettering and borders to the front cover and spine, gilt. Top edge gilt. Some rubbing to covers with tiny loss at the top of the spine. Slight foxing to prelims. Very good +. Item #5379
#78 in The World's Classics. A variant binding. The list of the World's Classics at the back of the volume mentions an option, 'bound in Italian, thin boards, gilt designs' at 5s, making them more expensive than the 'Sultan-red' limp leather variant. An uncommon early title.
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