J. B. Lippincott Company. Philadelphia. 1960.
First edition, first printing. 8vo. ( 8.1 x 5.6 inches). Fine, clean and bright throughout. Finely rebound for Asprey in full mid brown Morroco leather. Spine with five raised bands, each decorated with gilt piping. Compartments ruled and lettered in gilt. Single gilt ruled border on both boards. Inner board turn ins with two gilt ruled lines. Red and gold block patterned endpapers. All edges gilt. The original green cloth spine has been laid on to a blank sheet and bound it at the rear. A fine and very attractive copy. --- The binding is probably by Sangorski & Sutcliffe or Zaehnsdorf, who have bound many books for Asprey.
Price: £3,250.00 save 20% £2,600.00