Modern Encyclopedia: A New Dictionary of Universal Knowledge by J.A. Hammerton (ed)
1024 pages. No dust jacket. Navy cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Contains line drawn illustrations. Firm binding to lightly tanned pages with bright copy throughout. Infrequent cracked hinges exposing binding and creating shaky boards. Light foxing throughout. Frequent light finger marks and small stains to pages. Infrequent crease to corners. Moderate shelf wear and markings to boards with tanning to spine and board edges. Light bleach spotting and small stains. Large splits to spine edges exposing binding. Moderate rub wear and tearing to edges and bumped corners exposing boards.