Hardback, approx 7.5 x 5 inches. Maroon pebbled cloth with gilt line-design (quarter-bound style), beveled edges, and gilt lettering to spine. Top page edges gilt. Dark endpapers. In good condition; cover a little worn, boards slightly darkened, edges rubbed, corners bumped, some repaired splits to cloth on spine. ends of spine chipped. Glue repairs to inside hinges. Neat inscription to dedication page “A. E. Chapman 1943.” Some minor darkening/spots to plates, else a very clean and tight copy inside. 286pp +2pp cat. Illustrated with 18 full-page B&W engraved plates including a... View More...
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