1st edition, published by Hector Kelly in 1949.
Light blue paper-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on covers.
Tipped-in colour frontispiece, no other illustrations.
Dustwrapper heavily worn at edges, with loss at top and bottom of front panel, and approximately 7cm loss at top of back panel.
Dustwrapper backed on to plain paper to protect and reinforce it.
Covers clean and undamaged.
Some fading at top and bottom of spine strip.
Edges of page block have darkened.
Occasional spotting in text, pages tanned.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
Catalogue Number: #106377