1962. First Edition. 192 pages. Signed by the author. Pictorial dust jacket over blue cloth. Flat signed. Pages are mostly clean overall, with moderate tanning throughout. Heavier to endpapers and pastedowns. Slight crinkling to paper at gutters, however binding remains firm. Previous owner's and pencil inscription to front free endpaper and pastedown. Occasional thumb-marking. Ownership plate to front endpaper. 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 bowed and forward leaning. Clipped jacket. Panels have moderate edge wear with chips, tears and creasing. Visible tanning to spine. Black marks to all surfaces.
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