First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Missing. Item #4559
Alexandria: Frederick Tilp, 1978. Stated First Edition. SIGNED by the author without inscription on title page. Tall octavo (11.5" x 8"); xv, 358p +9p pictorial supplement at back. Map endpapers, and illustrated throughout. Blue cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering to spine. Missing dustjacket. Boards a bit warped and lightly edgeworn, with a half-inch split at bottom front joint, tugging to spine ends, a small run to cloth on back, and a small patch of discoloration at bottom back near spine. Spine a bit cocked. Small grease/damp-stain to last few pages at bottom edge near gutter, not involving text or images. Binding is sound and pages unmarked. Not ex-library.