George Allen & Unwin Ltd. London. 1962.
THREE VOLUMES. large 8vo. (9 x 6 inches). 12th/9th/9th impressions of the first edition of the text. Each volume with fold out map at end. Page top edges stained red. Publishers red cloth, spines with gilt ring device and lettering, which is still bright. Neat inscription, dated 1962, to the front free endpaper of the first volume and somebody has tried to decipher the printed symbols across the top of the page, in ink below. Some minor marking and spotting to the fore edges but overall the pages are clean and bright throughout. Original price clipped dustwrappers, each with the correct impression statement on the inner flap. Uniform browning to spines but still overall an attractive set.