The Last Days of Pompeii by the Author of 'Pelham etc' ie Sir EL Bulwer Lytton
Baudry's European Library, Paris 1834. First edition thus.
Plain green cloth, embossed with pattern, front cover separate with title page & end paper stuck together; pasted on Lennox-Boyd bookplate + 'Description of a View of THE RUINS of the CITY OF POMPEII and the Surrounding Country, now exhibiting at the PANORAMA, LEICESTER SQUARE' single page all but complete with details of that view and numbers identifying Temple of Jupiter etc on it, folded into 8 to fit front of book.
Spine half present, attached to separate front, revealing sound binding on the remainder.
Dedication from the Author to Sir William Gell etc etc dated September 21st 1834, Leamington. unnumbered pages; Preface pp i - viii, followed by The L D of Pompeii, concluding p 412, then one p of Errata (only 2), then, pasted in, as at the front, what I assume to be, the full guide to the 'description of a View......'
16 numbered pages, title p giving 'Printed by Geo. Nichols, Earl's Court, Leicester Square 1849' and 'Painted by the Proprietor Robert Burford, assisted by HC Selous'.