Very Good. Item #5474
London: Constable & Company Ltd, 1909. First Edition. Thick Octavo. 342 pages. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine and stamped in dark green to front with title and Dee's Monas Hieroglyphica. Black and white frontis with tissue and seven additional black and white plates all present.
Spine has faded to brown. Some light rippling to boards. Wear to extremities and corners are bumped and slightly chipped. Binding is sound, a couple pencil markings to front pastedown, and pages a bit toned. A sound copy of the biography that helped revive the scientist and occult philosopher's reputation.