Madonna Mary Volume II by Mrs Oliphant
1867. 301 pages. No dust jacket. This is an ex-Library book. Blue cloth. Book has been rebound by library, with expected inserts, stamps and inscriptions. Pages are moderately tanned with noticeable foxing throughout. Heavy cracking to hinges, causing boards to be loose. Slight crinkling to paper at gutters, however binding remains firm. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper. Thumb-marking present throughout. Occasional dog-eared corners. Boards have heavy edge wear with corner bumping. Moderate tanning to spine and edges with some crushing to spine ends. Gilt lettering is darkened. Label remnants to front board. Fraying to spine edges. Visible black marks to all surfaces.