1898. 454 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth with decoration and lettering reversed out of gold panel to front and spine. Pages remain mostly clear with moderate tanning and some occasional marking. Heavier tanning to endpapers. Prize presentation plate to front pastedown Previous owner's inscription to front and back free endpapers, back pastedown and to page 454. Back hinge is cracked hence text block is loose. Boards are moderately marked and have wear to edges, bumping to corners, some crushing and fraying to spine. The book is noticeably forward leaning.
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