Claybook for James Joyce by Louis Gillet
1958. First Edition. 135 pages. This is an ex-Library book. Blue dust jacket over red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Black and white photographic frontispiece included. Expected library inserts, stamps and inscriptions. Pages and frontispiece are noticeably tanned, but text and image remain bright and clear. Binding is firm. Labels to pastedowns. Boards have minor denting to edges. Spine is slightly sunned, with minimal crushing to ends. Gilt remains bright. Unclipped jacket. Light tanning to all surfaces, most prominent to outer spine and creases. Slight sunning to spine. Visible edgewear, with small chips and tears, and moderate loss to rear panel.