Lyell, Charles; Life, Letters and Journals of Sir Charles Lyell. Edited by His Sister-in-Law Mrs. Lyell. 2 Volumes. London: John Murray, 1881. Octavo, vol. 1., pp. Frontispiece, xi, 475 1 plate; vol. 2, pp. Frontispiece, x, 1 plate.
The set is complete and in the original blue cloth with gilt title. The bindings are tight and clean, light scuffing to boards and light wear to spine edges. The text in both volumes is very clean. In very good condition.
This two volume set remains the most complete compilation of the life of Charles Lyellincluding his correspondence and personal journals.