Gathered Gems by E. Matheson
1955. Revised Edition. 208 pages. Pictorial dust jacket over blue cloth. Pages are moderately tanned with noticeable foxing throughout. Slight crinkling to paper at gutters, however binding remains firm. Thumb-marking present throughout. Boards have slight edge wear with corner bumping. Visible tanning to spine and edges with some crushing to spine ends. Gilt lettering is bright and clear. Unclipped jacket. Panels have heavy edge wear with chips, tears and creasing. Large area of loss to all surfaces.