The British Essayists Vol XXIII, Adventurer No 1-41 by Various
1823. 256 pages. No dust jacket. Half bound leather with marbled paper covered boards. Vol XXIII, Adventurer No 1-41. Pages are moderately tanned with noticeable foxing throughout. Cracks to hinges, exposing binding thread. Slight crinkling to paper at gutters, however binding remains firm. Brown marks to endpapers and pastedowns. Thumb-marking present throughout. Occasional dog-eared corners. Boards have visible edge wear with corner bumping. Leather peeling to corners, edges and spine. Small area of scuff to both boards. Minimal tanning to spine and edges with some crushing to spine ends. Gilt lettering is darkened. Some black marks to all surfaces.