A History of the Movies by Benjamin B. Hampton
1932. No Edition Stated. 456 pages. No dust jacket. Green cloth with gilt titles to spine. Includes unpaginated photographic plates to rear. Pages are rather marked with pronounced tanning and foxing, plus thumbing. Foxing more noticeable towards the start and end of the book. Plates are rather marked with pronounced tanning, plus thumbing and occasional liquid marks. Minor rub marks to rear endpaper. Text block edges heavily tanned. Boards have heavy edge wear, with bumping and fraying to corners, while spine ends are crushed and frayed. Joints worn too with small splits. Scratched, rubbed and marked overall, with small liquid stains. Spine is noticeably sunned. Gilt is dulled and worn.