Boston. Little, Brown and Company. 1931. The First Edition. Illustrated throughout with full page monochrome plates and various monochrome drawings, maps, vignettes and page decorations,etc. 8vo.(7.25"x8.5"). Bound in a spectacular custom binding by Bennett of New York .3/4 gilt ruled brown morocco and marbled boards.Gilt ruled spine compartments with ornate red and gold tooled floral motifs. Gilt tooled raised bands. Gilt titled morocco labels. Top edge gilded.Marbled endsheets.Housed in custom cardboard slipcase.
Previous owner's handsome bookplate to front free endsheet. A Very Fine, pristine copy.