The Cat by Count Michael Soltikow
1957. First GB Edition. 227 pages. No dust jacket. Black cloth. Contains black and white photographic plates. Pages are mostly clean overall, with moderate tanning and mild foxing throughout. Pencil inscription to front pastedown. Plates are bright and clear, with some light tanning and foxing to edges. Occasional thumb-marking. Boards have slight edge wear with corner bumping. Mild tanning to spine and edges with some crushing to spine ends. Gilt lettering is bright and clear. Book is slightly bowed and forward leaning.