h/b no d/w as published. Original boards a little creased, with publishers blind stamp to face. Guilded spine somewhat faded, and slack in itself, allthough hinges are strong. Size 7×5 pp 630 inc index and several appendix. Binding firm. Textblock clean and bright throughout. decorative p/d & e/ps, with some form of indellable stamp to f/ep, but not a library issue.An amazing little book in very good condition for its 88 years.