London: George Philip & Son, 1892. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Item #21626 .
4to.xl,(1), 57pp, 72 plates, 17pp of index. Blue cloth, spine and upper board gilt, all edges gilt. The 72 plates tipped onto bound in guards. Decorated endpapers. With the stamp of St Augustine's Abbey, Ramsgate, and a small pocket on the front pastedown. With a Christmas inscription from Charles E. Wegg-Prosser to his son dated 1893. Charles was a Lieutenant in the Prince Consort's Own Rifle Regiment.
Plates consist of star maps and representations of the solar system, a few with red printing. Inner hinge cracked, light wear to the edges and corners, light occasional foxing, else a very good copy.