Discovery of Universe by Gerard De Vaucouleurs
1957. First Edition. 328 pages. Photographic dust jacket over blue cloth. Contains black and white illustrations and photographic plates. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, light foxing, tanning and thumb marking. Overall a good condition item. Boards have mild shelf wear with light rubbing and corner bumping. Some light marking and sunning. Unclipped jacket repaired with tape to insides. Panels have moderate edge wear with chips, tears and creasing. Inscribed by a previous owner to insides. Small area of loss to edges.