True Riches, or, Wealth without Wings by T. S Arthur
1883. 224 pages. No dust jacket. Decorative brown cloth. Prize plate stuck to front pastedown. Pages are moderately tanned with noticeable foxing throughout. Slight crinkling to paper at gutters, however binding remains firm. Top text block edge dyed black. Thumb-marking present throughout. Boards have visible edge wear with corner bumping. Noticeable tanning to spine and edges with some crushing to spine ends. Gilt lettering is darkened. Black marks and water staining to all surfaces. Book has a slight forward lean.