Beyond the Blue Mountains by L. T. Meade
1931. New edition. 280 pages. No dust jacket. Grey cloth with blue decoration. Includes colour frontispiece. Some black & white plates included. Plate to page 438 is detached but present. Pages are moderately tanned and foxed throughout. Heavier tanning to page 280 and half title page. Some creasing and chips to plates at text block edge. Extensive pencil inscription to front endpaper, circa 1944. Small pencil inscription to rear pastedown. Boards have moderate edge-wear with bumping to corners and rubbing to surfaces. Spine has crushing to both ends. Some splitting to spine at top edge. Book has backward lean.