By: NEWCOMB, Professor Simon:
London, Isbister and Company, 1903 1st:
Seller ID: 84484
Hardback, approx 8.5 x 5.5 inches. Blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front. Top page edges gilt. In very good condition. Some minor darkening to spine and rubbing to ends, with small nick to cloth at top end, corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some minor handling marks to front. Bookplate to front endpaper with inscription opposite “Grace Margaret Durnford”, dated 1903. A couple of news clippings taped to endpaper “Earth Escapes Collision from Minor Planet, Jan 10th 1938.” Some minor darkening to endpapers, else inside pages all very clean and tight throughou... View More...