Freemasons' Guide and Compendium by Bernard E. Jones
1967. New and Revised Edition, Reprint. 604 pages. Illustrated dust jacket over blue cloth with gilt. With thirty-one plates in half-tone and many line illustrations in the text. Binding remains firm. Pages remain bright and clear with minimal tanning and foxing, heavier to text end-papers and paste-downs. Previous owner's inscription to front free end-paper. Boards have mild edge-wear with slight rubbing to surfaces. Gilt lettering is bright and clear. Mild crushing to spine ends. Book has a slight forward lean. Clipped jacket has moderate edge-wear with chips, tears and creasing. Tape used to strengthen reverse of jacket and flaps.