Apparent first edition, as series list opposite title page ends with this book's title. B&W frontispiece illustration (shown).
Spine ends bumped, gilt on cover and spine faded in spots, light stains on page-block edges. Gift inscription on front free endpaper, no other markings. 240 pp. Any dimensions given are approximate. Any defects not visible in image are described in text. Item complete as issued unless otherwise stated.