The Ocean World; Being A Description of The Sea And Some of Its Inhabitants by E Perceval Wright
656 pages. Red leather with gilt decoration and lettering. Book has been rebound. Insert to front pastedown. Hinges are cracked, pages have remained tightly bound. Pages are lightly tanned and thumbed at the edges, with creased corners and moderate foxing. Boards have been heavily rub worn with noticeable shelf wear to corners, spine and edges. Corners are bumped and a noticeably frayed and spine ends are crushed, with some small splits and chips. Surface tears to leather. Tanning to spine and edges. Boards are bowed. Book has a forward lean. Water marks to boards and spine.