VG- in VG jacket. Not ex-lib. Hardcover with maroon cloth and yellow quarter-cloth, in red b/w photo-illustrated jacket, 4to. 256pp. Full-page b/w plates, many with plan accompanying photo, with facing descriptions. VG-/VG. Book has overall bowing and light spine slant, all with no effect on strong binding; fading to cloth below upper edges, else clean and sharp. Pages bright and unmarked. Jacket has 1" closed tear and associated 3/4" crease (all internally tape-reinforced) upper front edge near hinge. Light abrasion and nicks along lower rear edge and upper front flap edge. Central panels clean and bright in Brodart.
Very Good. B-Hardcover w/DJ. Very good condition; edges, corners, and covers of book show minor wear. No underlining; no highlighting; no internal markings. DJ is Good; light edgewear, 1/4" open tear at front bottom corner. Stored in sealed plastic protection. In the event of a problem we guarantee full refund. 1950. B-Hardcover w/DJ.
Very Good in J Very Good jacket. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall Published 1950. Brown cloth with golden yellow cloth spine, brown spine lettering, 256 pages, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with some edgwear, some light overall surface rubbing, and thinly faded extreme edges, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings, slight musty odor which may well dissipate in time. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition with mildly rubbed extreme spine ends, a small chip at upper rear corner, lightly rubbed residual corners.
First edition. Very good minus light soiling of panels/spine, bumped corners/ends, fading of stamping on top and bottom of spine, stamp on end pg, some very light foxing. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.
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