1954. 457 pages. Pictorial dust jacket over blue cloth. Rough-cut pages. Crack at front hinge. Previous owner's inscription to front endpaper. Pages remain bright and clear throughout with occasional thumb marking present. Boards have moderate shelf wear with rubbing and heavy corner bumping. Some light marking to surfaces and tanning to spine with crushing and tears at ends. Unclipped jacket has prominent edge wear with tears, chipping and areas of loss to spine ends. Moderate tanning and marking with some adhesive tape to surfaces.