Very Good. Item #6205
London: Geoffrey Bles, 1953. First Edition with "First Published 1953" to copyright page. Octavo. 217 pages. Map front endpapers; black and white frontispiece; black and white illulstrations throughout. Blue boards stamped in silver at spine. Lacks dust jacket.
Some light smudging to boards; corners bumped with exposure to front lower corner; spine a bit faded. Pronounced forward lean to binding, but otherwise sound. Some spotting to text block and endpapers. Bookseller ticket to front pastedown.