The Missing Diplomats by Cyril Connolly
1952. Revised Editon. 50 pages. Yellow dust jacket in plastic cover, over beige paper cover. Contains black and white photographic plates. Jacket is split into two pieces with loss to spine. Pages are lightly tanned and foxed throughout. Some light creasing to pages. Loss to bottom edges and corners throughout, text is not affected. Previous owner's inscription to first page. Binding remains firm. Paper cover has mild edge wear with scuffing to edges and creasing. Loss to bottom edge corner of front cover. Light tanning to spine and edges. Some foxed marking to surfaces. Mild rubbing to surfaces with curling to corners. Unclipped jacket has heavy edge wear with some areas of loss, heavy tears, chips and creasing. Jacket is in removable plastic cover. Jacket has split into two pieces. Loss to edges of front panel. Notable tanning to spine and edges, with foxing overall. Loss to spine of jacket.