Very Good in Good dust jacket. First American edition. Previous owner's name on front paste-down, else very good in a good (moderate sized chip at base of front panel, edge worn, creasing to flaps) dust jacket.
Hardcover. Octavo. xviii + 146pp. Original white cloth illustrated in black, spine lettered in gilt. B/w illustrations. Index. A comprehensive history of astrology, from its origins to modern day-ending with a brief overview of astrological terms and how the horoscope works. Top-edge a little dusty, edges of boards very slightly darkened, else a solid, clean VG+ copy in VG dust jacket (dust jacket lightly rubbed, spine very slightly faded, price clipped).
Hardcover. Octavo. xviii + 146pp. Original white boards illustrated in black, spine lettered in gilt. B&w illustrations. Index. A comprehensive history of astrology, from its origins to modern day-ending with a brief overview of astrological terms and how the horoscope works. From the collection of English bibliophile and Aleister Crowley scholar Nicholas Bishop-Culpeper, with his book-label on the front pastedown. Spine slightly leaned & chafed at top & bottom, faint discoloration to extremities of boards, top-edge foxed, otherwise a solid, internally-clean VG copy in VG dust jacket (dust jacket slightly rubbed, price-clipped).
Very Good. Very Good DJ. 146 pp., 8vo. Hardcover in dj. First edition. An informative history of the origins of Astrology perfect for enthusiasts & skeptics alike. Illustrated. Very light bowing & shelfwear to boards; sunning to top & bottom edges. Slight cocking & shaking to spine but binding very sturdy. Po library imprint to feps otherwise pgs clean & crisp. Light scuffing & wear to dj; price clipped to front flap.
Good in good dust jacket. 1969. 146 pages. Pictorial jacket over pictorial boards. Book contains black and white illustrations and plates. Illustrations and plates are clean and neat. Some pencil annotations to endpaper. Neat clean pages with light tanning and foxing to endpapers and page edges. Small bumps to corners. Finger marking to page edges. Noticeable bumping, rubbing and scuffing to spine ends and to corners with rubbing, scuffing and wear along edges and over surfaces. A few marks to front and rear boards. Tanning and foxing to boards. Small bumps to corners. Fair wear to dust jacket with tears, nicks and creases to the spine, edges and corners. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1505893182HJG (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8"-9" tall; Attractive pictorial binding; bright and clean, tightly bound, sharp corners. Light wear at base of spine. Crisp, clean pages; unmarked. Jacket lightly rubbed; a couple of tiny chips.
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