New York: The Macmillan Company, 1929. Very Good / Very Good -. Item #13977
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1929. First Edition. Octavo. 229 pp. Color frontispiece; 15 additional black and white plates. Restored illustrated dust jacket (details below). Light green boards stamped in black and red. Illustrated endpapers. Housed in custom-made slipcase.
Price-clipped dust jacket restored with archival backing and coloring along edges and folds, with evidence of prior chips and tears at corners and along folds. Prior tape mending to spine ends, and jacket retains a bit of a textured sheen to surface as a result of restoration. Boards faded along edges and spine, sparse remnants of tape along spine ends, mild spotting to rear. Binding is sound. Offsetting to endpapers, but pages otherwise unmarked.