Thistledown by Robert Ford
402 pages. Blue dust jacket over purple cloth. Contains black and white illustrations. Pages are bright and clear, with light tanning to text block edges. Some marking to endpapers, with inscriptions to front. Mild cracking to front hinge, with exposed netting. Boards have moderate shelf wear, with rubbing and marking. Light bumping to corners and crushing to spine ends. Book has noticeable forward lean, with light sunning to spine. Mild warping to front board. Unclipped jacket with moderate edge wear, tears and chipping, causing small area of loss. Moderate tanning, with rubbing and marking.