A Thousand and One Gems of English Poetry by Charles Mackay
538 pages. No dust jacket. Decorative green cloth. Contains black and white illustrations. Pages are mostly clean overall, with moderate tanning throughout. Cracks to guttering, exposing netting. Binding remains firm. Illustrations are bright and clear, with some light tanning and foxing to edges. Previous owner's inscription to front endpaper. Label to front pastedown. Boards have visible edge wear with corner bumping. Moderate tanning to spine and edges with some crushing to spine ends. Fraying to spine edges. Heavy bleaching to rear board. Book is bowed and forward leaning.