By Love Possessed by James Gould Cozzens
1958. 570 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth. Pages are lightly tanned and thumbed at the edges, with some creased corners and foxing. Binding has remained firm. Boards are a little rub worn with some slight shelf wear to corners, spine and edges. Corners are a little bumped and spine ends are a mildly crushed. With some tanning to spine and edges. Boards are bowed. Book has a forward lean. Water marks to boards and spine.