A UK first edition, first impression.
WRAPPER: The wrapper on this copy is bright and complete. It is unclipped. It shows gentle scuffing to the spine ends and an overall patina of light soiling. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
BOOK: The book is square and tight. The boards are soiled and toned at the edges. They are blotchy. The corners are sharp. The spine ends are very gently bruised. The spine is discoloured. The pages are clean. The closed page edges are toned. They show very occasional spotting. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. There are no ownership inscriptions. A solid copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Chapman & Hall, 1949
Condition: Very Good. Wrapper: Very Good +