Brown and Company: The Tour in Australia by Jack Fingleton
1951. 255 pages. Signed by the author. Pictorial dust jacket over blue cloth. Author dedication signature to title page. Contains black and white photographic plates. Pages are moderately tanned with noticeable foxing throughout. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper. Plates are bright and clear, with some light tanning and foxing to edges. Occasional thumb-marking. Boards have slight edge wear with corner bumping. Visible tanning to spine and edges with some crushing to spine ends. Gilt lettering is darkened. Faint black marks overall. Book has a slight forward lean. Clipped jacket. Panels have heavy edge wear with chips, tears and creasing. Large area of loss to all surfaces, with water staining and black marks overall.