La Methode Directe, Pour L'enseignement Des Langues Vivantes Premier Livre by Marc de Valette
1915. 129 pages. No dust jacket. Green cloth with gilt lettering and decoration. Book I. French language text. Moderate tanning, with light foxing and marking to pages. Cracks to guttering throughout, with exposed netting. Heavy tanning to text block edges. Heavy cracking to hinges, causing boards to be loose. Heavy tanning and foxing to pastedowns and endpapers, with inscriptions to front. Boards have moderate shelf wear, with rubbing and marking. Moderate bumping to corners and crushing to spine ends. Book has noticeable forward lean, with heavy tanning overall.