First Edition. Hardcover. Good. Item #001248
New York: Minton, Balch & Company, 1931. First Edition. Octavo (9.5" x 6.5"); ix, 402p. Six plates including frontis, all present. Black cloth-covered boards with illustrated title card to front and spine. Covers edgworn and scuffed down fore-edge and joints, with bumping to corners and spine ends and superficial chewing to cloth. Spine a bit cocked. Hinges cracked exposing mesh, but binding is still holding. Toning to pages 46-49 from previously laid-in slip, else pages clean and unmarked. Page binding is sound. Not ex-library. [Nevins II-73].