Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.Read Less
Fair. No Dustjacket. Ex-Library. 8" Tall (Approx). xv + 480 pages including tables, indices and further reading. No dustjacket. Age-dulled red hardback binding with gilt-coloured titles to spine. Heavy wear to spine-ends (top 1cm is missing), outer hinges and boards' corners, some wear to edges back outer hinge 80% split from spine and nearly parted, front outer hinge split 7cm from top, still holding. Large label on front board has worn away leaving remnants. Paper crack to inner rear hinge showing cloth 4mm, but holding strong. Library sticker over inside of front board., library stamps to title page and reverse, and to some pages within text. Page-edges are a little darkened with age, margins lightly yellowed, some finger marks to a few pages within text o/w pages clean. A serviceable reading/working copy.
New in new dust jacket. It is the reproduction of the original edition published long back. Hardcover. Printed on high quality Paper. It is processed professionally without altering its contents. No alterations have been made to the original text. Illustrations, Photographs and Index, if there is any, are printed in b/w. Folders, if any in the original, are not printed in the book. It is only a single book/volume out of the set. This book is printed on demand.
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