Very Good. > Edition/Printing: First edition | Very light edge wear. Interior is clean. 268 pp. > DJ edge and cover wear, creasing, light soil. | > Language: English | > Size: 8vo-over 7 3/4 in-9 3/4 in Tall | > Media/Binding: Hardcover |
Good. Good hardcover. No DJ. INSCRIBED TO PREVIOUS OWNER AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Ex-Library with usual markings. Pages are clean and unmarked. Covers show light edge wear with rubbing/light scuffing and some fading. Binding is tight, hinges strong.; 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed! Ships same or next business day!
First edition. Hardcover. A collection of essays about books, Sherlock Holmes and other subjects. A very good plus copy with a little fading to the spine due to the chips from the bery good dust jacket that also has some small chips and tears to the front and rear panels.
VG. First edition bound in red cloth with paper spine label. Owners name e mbossed in gold on the front cover. A VG copy in DJ. Binding is Bright & clean. Fronty fly has owners inked remarks about his name being em bossed on the front cover along with a name plate. Front endpaper has owners name stamped twice. Owners name is also stamped at the edge of the page blocks. DJ has small rubs and tint tears to the spine tips & corners along with tape reinforcement (and the owners name, again) on the verso. Tight, clean and unmarked inside. Laid in loose is the orig inal bill of sale for this book aloing with a page of an Argus catalog.
Good++, Good++ 8VO, 268pgs. Quarter sized grease mark top right corner of front board and top left of rear board. Top foredge of last 35 pages of text has 1/16" grease markings. DJ has same front and rear markings as well as some light edgewear chipping, mostly at top of spine. Rather a long winded explanation of this defect that does not affect the text at all. Overall it is still a very respectable copy, clean and tight.
Fair. This book is from our pre ISBN stock and is therefore over 50 years old. It has a general appearance commensurate with its age including age effects to page edges, binding and boards. The dust jacket has minor damage. GRADED COMMENSURATE WITH AGE OF BOOK. PLEASE BE AWARE THIS BOOK IS PRE 1965 AND THE GRADE WILL REFLECT ITS AGE. Major signs of wear and tear. Very well read. Reading copy only. May not be for the collector or suitable as a present unless hard to find elsewhere SECURE DA.
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