Napoleon: The Last Phase by Lord Rosebery
1922. First Ed Thus. 345 pages. No dust jacket. Burgundy cloth. Rough-cut pages are moderately tanned with noticeable foxing throughout. Cracks to hinges, exposing netting. Slight crinkling to paper at gutters, however binding remains firm. Some pages are uncut, thus unread. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper. 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 darkened. Fraying to spine edges. Book has a slight backward lean.