US: Dial Books for Young Readers, 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good +. Item #64066
First Edition, First Printing. Quarter dark blue cloth over light blue paper-covered boards with gilt particulars to spine. In publisher's original pictorial dust jacket. Pages are clean and unmarked. Frontispiece and maps by Edward Gorey are bright and intact. Text block is lightly foxed; moderate foxing to top edge. Boards are clean; moderate sunning to top edges; ends of spine are bumped. Binding is tight and square. Dust jacket is clean and bright; flaps show moderate tanning and lower corner cut at front flap. Dust jacket is covered in a protective mylar jacket.