Reader copy. Usual wear for age, some wear and tear to edge of dust jacket, pages tanned with a few age spots but still tightly bound and v. readable. Usually dispatched within 2 working days. Some creasing/wear to cover but still tightly bound & a very readable book. Usually ships within 2 working days.
Good in fair dust jacket. 1954. 255 pages. Black pictorial jacket covering orange cloth boards with black lettering. Pages remain bright with light foxing to text block edge and dog earing included. Binding is firm with light tanning to the spine. Unclipped jacket has light tearing and moderate soiling to the covers. Spine has light scuffing to the ends. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1485964539AL (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
Very Good in Very Good jacket. This is a Very Good Copy of this book in blue cloth with gilt title lettering to spine, in a Very Good Dust-Jacket which has a couple of closed tears to the outer edges of the wrapper. Price clipped and this copy has NO previous ownership inscriptions present, 8vo 256pp First Edition 1st Impression Size: 8vo-over 6 ¾"-9¾" Tall.
Fine in Very Good+ jacket. This is a Fine Copy of this book in red cloth with black title lettering to spine (ex libris logo present to the upper cover of book) in a Very Good + Dust-Jacket which has just a little light wear to the outer edges of the wrapper. Not price clipped and this copy has NO previous ownership inscriptions present. The book has a firm binding with no hinge weakness and there is no leaning ro rolling to spine. D/j is lovely clean and bright. The page edges remain crisp and clean with no internal markings etc. This copy was acquired from an impressive private collection of an elderly couple from Broxbourne in Hertfordshire. They had housed their collection of books bought mostly from the 1950's in solid purpose made closing bookcases which has preserved the condition of the books magnificently. Illustrated with many b&w and coloured photographs, 8vo 256pp First Edition 1st Impression Size: 8vo-over 6 ¾"-9¾" Tall.
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