The Book of Ballads by Ron Gaultier
1861. 7th Edition. 256 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth with gilt decoration and lettering. Book has been rebound. Rough cut pages are lightly tanned and thumbed at the edges, with a few creased corners and foxing. Boards have been moderately rub worn, with noticeable shelf wear to corners, spine and edges. Corners are bumped and a little frayed and spine ends are crushed, with small splits and chips. Spine and corners have been recovered. Heavy sunning to spine and edges. Book has a forward lean. Boards are bowed.