The Secret History of the Mongols and Other Pieces by Arthur Waley
1963. First Edition. 320 pages. This is an ex-Library book. Illustrated dust jacket over purple cloth boards with lettering. Expected library inserts, stamps and inscriptions. Slight crinkling to paper at gutter. Clean pages with light tanning to text block edges. Binding is firm throughout with minor thumb-marking. Moderate tanning to free endpapers due to dust jacket flaps. Tape marks to pastedowns and free endpapers. Boards have mild edge-wear with slight rubbing to surfaces and bumping to corners. Slight crushing to spine ends. Lettering is bright and clear. Unclipped jacket. Panels and spine have light edgewear with tears and creases. Moderate tanning to interior flaps, panels and spine.