Les Merveilles Celestes by Camille Flammarion
1902. 10th edition. 302 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth with gilt titles and decoration to front and spine. From the Ecoles et des Familles series. Includes illustrations throughout. Book is written in French. All text block edges gilt. Pages have slight foxing, tanning and minor thumbing. Hinges are cracked with exposed netting, with block coming loose to rear. Occasional minor marginalia and underlining. Boards have some moderate edge wear, with slight bumping to corners and minor bumping to spine ends. Boards a little rubbed and marked overall. Several minor dents to board edges. Gilt is dulled and worn to spine. Book has a moderate backward lean.