A few small marks to the page edges. A slight tan to the page edges. Light foxing to the page edges. Minor Shelfwear, binding loose in parts. Cover and the spine of the book are scuffed and frayed. Good reading copy. Text fully legible. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most item.
Good. No dust jacket. 1954. 526 pages. No dust jacket. Green cloth with gilt lettering. Cracking to guttering but binding remains tight with crisp pages, bold text and clear illustrations. Light foxing, tanning and marks to endpapers and text block edges. Mildly rubbed boards with lightly bumped corners and wear to spine ends. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1498212755CEB (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
Fair. No dust jacket. 527 pages. No dust jacket. Brown, pictorial, laminated cloth with black lettering. Hinge cracked with attempted tape repair. Noticeable foxing, tanning and handling marks with dog-eared corners. water marking at front pages with colour plates. Noticeable bumping, rubbing and scuffing to spine ends and to corners with noticeable rubbing, scuffing and wear along edges and over surfaces. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1462384719AL (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
Fair. 8vo. Heavily rubbed, spine titles faded, spine ends chipped, a few small stains, gutters cracked, prelims a little loose, some of the B&W illus are painted in watercolours (well done), light foxing.
Very Good. 8vo. xi, 527 pp. Dark orange cloth with colour pictorial onlay to front board. Slight wear to extremities. Spine slightly marked with tiny white dots. Fore-edge slightly darkened. Early ownership inscription. With colour frontis and 30 full-page colour plates. Many b&w illustrations. Illustrations by M. D. Spooner, Evelyn Beale and others. VG.
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