Good in Fair jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Stated First Edition. Book is in Good condition with grey boards and gilt lettering. Darkening to textblock. Light bumping to board corners, head/tail of spine and two bumped spots on fore edges of boards. Still a tight copy. Newspaper article glued to front pastedown. Small discolored area on front free endpaper. Price and previous owner's name written in ink on endpapers. Hinges are intact but feel a bit weak. Dustjacket is in Fair condition with overall darkening, light wear and soiling. Spine has fading and extra wear at head. Small closed tears at head of spine and back cover. 337 pgs.
Good in Fair jacket. Good Hardcover with Fair Dustjacket. Heavy soiling and shelfwear to DJ, including tearing. Moderate soiling and shelfwear to covers. Spine ends bumped. Writing on textblock. Light soiling on inside cover. Pages clean and tight in binding. Pictures available upon request. A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984.
Good. Book is all about water. Chapters included; wayward water geologists, cut veins make meadows, ancient springs that flow today, lost water of eleuthera, draught along the Rio Grand, ect. Corners are bumped. The black bookplates at spine are worn. Text is clean and mark free. Without a duatjacket.
Acceptable. 1953 Hardcover First Edition illus. 337 p. "Sequel to Henry Gross and his dowsing rod."--Dust jacket. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
Very Good in Very Good jacket. First edition (so stated). 8vo. Illustrated with drawings by the author. Dust jacket designed by Vincent Nucera (unclipped). Very good. 337 + 2 pages of publisher's advertisements at end. No signatures or bookplates.
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