Chamber's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts.
Edinburgh: William and Robert Chambers, c.1850. 8 volume run (volumes 1-8), 7 inches tall. A bright half calf with twin gilt bands, labels and gilt floral centre tools. Pink speckled edges. A charming little run of these 'educational' tracts, an interesting window into early Victorian attitudes. Profusely illustrated with engravings throughout. With the bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst.