The Seventh Book of the History of Thucydides by Thucydides
1891. 384 pages. No dust jacket. Green cloth with gilt lettering. Edited By Hubert Ashton Holden. Inscriptions to pastedowns and endpapers. Pages are moderately tanned and thumbed at the edges, with creased corners and foxing. Hinges and guttering are cracked. Binding is loose. Boards have been heavily rub worn with noticeable shelf wear to corners, spine and edges. Corners are bumped and a noticeably frayed and spine ends are crushed, with some small splits and chips. Tanning to spine and edges. Boards are bowed. Book has a forward lean. Water marks to boards and spine.