The Snow Birch by John Mantley
1959. 283 pages. Pictorial dust jacket over brown cloth. Pages are moderately tanned with noticeable foxing throughout. Heavier to endpapers and pastedowns. Slight crinkling to paper at gutters, however binding remains firm. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper. Thumb-marking present throughout. Boards have visible edge wear with corner bumping. Mild tanning to spine and edges with some crushing to spine ends. Gilt lettering is darkened. Unclipped jacket. Panels have moderate edge wear with chips, tears and creasing. Visible tanning to spine. Sunning marks to rear panel.