Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; , i-xii, 13-232,  pages
Publisher: London New York: Alison & Busby, 1986.
An attractive first edition in Near Fine condition, minor bumping to bottom tips in just about fine dust-wrapper.
The pre-eminent publisher of Victorian times, and founder of The Dictionary of National Biography, Smith was friend and publisher of Thackeray, Mrs. Gaskell, George Eliot, John Ruskin and many others.