Very Good / No dust jacket. Item #002761
London and New York: Oxford University Press, 1937. Octavo; xxxvi, 473pp. Red cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering to spine. Housed in a custom clamshell case in red cloth with paper title cards and gilt lettering, with R logo and 1986 stamped on bottom back. Lacks dust jacket. Boards edgeworn and bumped at corners and spine ends, with soiling and smudging to cloth, especially down spine. Toning along hinges, with previous owner's name dated June 1937 on front free endpaper. Book opens flatly to between gatherings, but binding is secure. Clamshell is sturdy and bright, with a couple light scuffs and smudges.