Hilary St. Ives by William Harrison Ainsworth
First Edition. 380 pages. No dust jacket. Red boards with red leather spine. Binding is firm. Sticker with previous owner's name to endpaper. Sello-tape to hinge at endpaper and title page due to heavy cracking. Heavy tanning and thumb marking throughout. Some heavy foxing, mainly affecting the endpapers, page edges and some page faces, corners and edges. Light page scuffing with some dog-eared corners. Boards have moderate shelf wear with some heavy scuffing, rubbing and corner bumping. Some light marking and sunning. Boards are a little bent and limp. Book has a forward lean.