Quarto, 2 volumes (275 x 220 mm. each), contemporary half calf, marbled paper boards, blind ruled, spine with raised bands, each compartment with ornate gilt panelling and central feature, calf gilt title and volume labels, lower board of first volume loose, marbled endpapers. With engraved frontispiece of Queen Victoria bearing title, further engraved title page with vignette of Greenwich Hospital, typographic title page, pp. xxiv, 484; typographic title, pp. (2), 582, with 56 maps on 59 plates (comprising 2 general on 5 plates, 42 counties, 7 town plans, 3 islands and 2 of London) of which 2 are folding and 2 engravings, some maps trimmed slightly and light foxing as is always the case, otherwise a good example.