London: William Heinemann, 1922. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good condition / Very good condition (DJ). Item #019358
xvi, 1104 pages of text. Original green hardcover cloth binding is in excellent condition, except a small triangular area of sunning to the top of the spine. The unclipped dustjacket has a small triangular chip to the top of the spine, minor sunning to the spine, and minor shelfwear; protected in archival mylar. The endpapers are slightly toned/browned. First edition, first issue with the folding genealogical chart opening to the right. The text is clean and unmarked. Housed in a simple slipcase with the previous owner's bookplate on one side: Reginald Roose Francis. Original Quaritch invoice from 1958 laid-in. There are two small spots of staining on the closed page edges. First edition.