[CRANFORD SERIES]. THOMSON, Hugh (illustrator). George ELIOT (author). Scenes of Clerical Life. London; Macmillan And Co., Limited. 1906.
8vo. Original deep green cloth elaborately, and pictorially, decorated and lettered in gilt, all edges gilt; pp. [iv], v-[vi], vii-viii + [ii] + 429 + [iii]; illustrated with 16 fine coloured plates, and other drawings in line; spine darkened, head and foot pushed and corners bumped; light scattered foxing and browning to endpapers; previous ownership inscriptions to ffep.
First edition illustrated by Thomson. One of the scarcer titles in Macmillan's famous Cranford Series, and one of only two titles to include coloured plates.