Description: 8vo (193 x 118mm.), FIRST EDITION, without half-title as issued, with the dedication leaf ("To Harriet*****"), Shelley's imprint on title page and the final leaf intact, brown morocco gilt by Riviere & Son, covers with triple fillet borders, spine lettered and decorated in gilt, turn-ins, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers, collector's cloth clamshell box
Condition Report: Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, when appropriate.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Literature: Ashley 5:57; Forman Shelley 21; Granniss 15; Hayward 225; Wise Shelley pp.39-40
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