J.M. Dent and Sons Ltd, 1948, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Poor, Reprint
introduction by Vicomte De Vogue. Illustrated endpapers -- being a peach coloured design. Red coloured cloth covered boards with self embossed publisher's colophon to the front panel and gilt titles to the backstrip. Pale purple coloured tint to the top textblock edge. Illustrated dustwrapper with black coloured coloured titles to the front panel and to the backstrip. Volume 1, of a three volume set, of the classic novel about Russia during the Napoleonic Wars. Part of Everyman's Library number 525. Softening to the head and to the heel of the backstrip and rubbing to the lower book edges. . Light age toning to the textblock edges and to the internal pages. Fading to the backstrip, commensurate with loss of dustwrapper. Original bookseller's rubber stamp to the lower left-hand corner of the free front end paper. This dustwrapper is in bad shape. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and to the backstrip corners, in fact, the top 0.5 " of the backstrip is missing. There is a angle tear, 1.25 ", to the top left-hand corner of the rear dustwrapper panel, with associated creasing. A small piece is missing from the lower left-hand corner of the front dustwrapper panel and the backstrip is sunned. There is a horizontal tear to the backstrip at the lower edge of the title insert. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (6), VII-XII, 428, (6 Everyman's Library by Ernest Rhys, essay) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Classics ; Russia; Inventory No: 0113536.