The Life of Charles XII, King of Sweden, 1697-1718 by Frans G. Bengtsson
1960. No Edition Remarks. 495 pages. No dust jacket. This is an ex-Library book. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Expected library inserts, stamps and inscriptions. Black and white illustrative plates and maps throughout. Translated by Naomi Walford. Introduction by Eric Linklater.Binding remains firm. Crinkling to gutters. Pages remain bright and clear with minimal tanning. Boards have mild edge wear with slight rubbing to surfaces. There is bumping to corners and crushing to spine ends. Tanning to spine and edges. Gilt lettering is darkened slightly. Book has a slight forward lean.