The first edition was published in 63 volumes from 1885
through 1900 in London by Smith, Elder, and Co. (In the US, Macmillan
also published many of the volumes in conjunction with Smith, Elder.
These copies are noted in the list below with an "(M)" notation.)
Various supplements, errata volumes, and indexes were published in the
years to follow, prior to the second edition
Supplementary volumes for the first edition