Very Good / Very Good -. Item #9181
London: Cassell & Company Ltd, 1957. First Edition. Octavo. 186 pp. Illustrated dust jacket. Black boards stamped in silver.
Unclipped dust jacket chipped along edges with several closed tears, amateur tape repair to recto and verso, and a small slit to spine adjacent to interior tape remnant from earlier affixed mylar cover, along with some general soiling and smudging (more noticeable on white back panel).. Half-inch vertical crack to front board at bottom center, with boards otherwise lightly shelfworn and nudged at spine ends. Binding is sound. Brief pen markings to front free endpapers but otherwise pages unmarked.