Villette by Charlotte Bronte
1948. 481 pages. No dust jacket. Patterned red cloth. Pages are mostly clean overall, with moderate tanning and mild foxing throughout. Pencil inscription to front free endpaper. Binding is slightly loose causing pages to be shaky. Thumb-marking present throughout. Boards have visible edge wear with corner bumping. Moderate tanning to spine and edges with some crushing to spine ends. Gilt lettering is bright and clear. Fraying to spine edges. Book is bowed and forward leaning.