Very Good. Item #5991
New York: Basic Books, Inc., Publishers, 1962. First Edition Thus. Three octavo volumes in slipcase. 346p; 390p; 400p +3 pages charts. Illustrated with a selection of black and white William Blake drawings. Blue cloth-covered boards with navy spine labels, housed in orange slipcase with paper title label. Includes Hell (L'Inferno), Purgatory (Il Purgatorio), and Paradise (Il Paradiso).
Each volume shows light shelfwear, with spines faded to gray and spine labels moderately scuffed. Bindings are sound, and pages clean and bright. Slipcase is cracked and worn along edges with some marking/smudging to sides with splits just starting at top edges, but overall intact and sound. Original price has been inked out on label, else unmarked.