The Mercury Story Book by Introd. J B Priestley
1929. 400 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth. Moderate tanning, with light foxing and marking to pages. Heavy tanning and foxing to text block edges. Cracks to guttering throughout, with exposed netting. Moderate tanning to pastedowns and endpapers, with inscriptions to front. Boards have moderate shelf wear, with rubbing and marking. Heavy bumping to corners and crushing to spine ends, causing cloth to fray. Book has noticeable forward lean. Heavy sunning to spine and edges. Small bleaching to front surface.