Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1956. Second edition. Quarto, six volumes. Each volume good with no dust jacket. Each volume green spine with gold lettering. Moderate shelf-wear to each volume, including some rubbing and scars. Notable small stain near top of front cover of volume 1. Slight soiling or ink mark to the rear cover of only volume 1. Approximately one corner bumped per volume. Sun-fading to spine of volume 6 and the first inch of the covers from the spine. Foxing and soiling to the text block edges of one of the two supplemental volumes. Soiling to interior rear hinge of volume 2. Text of pages generally clean. Volume 1 to 512pp, volume 2 continues to 1088pp, volume 3 continues to 1712pp, volume 4 continues to 2316pp. Supplement volume 1 to 554pp, supplement to volume 2 to 334pp.
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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1962. Octavo (oblong); G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has edgewear, mild tears at spine ends and flap corners, faded spine, shelfwear, clipped front flap; Boards in glossy illustrated paper with black print, wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; unpaged, illustrated (some color).
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1957. Morrow Eagle Library Edition. Octavo; Morrow Eagle Library Edition; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine tan with white print; DJ has small portion torn away from rear bottom edge, edgewear, toning to spine, publisher label across spine; Boards in illustrated tan cloth with white print, clean and strong; Text block has name in ink to front flyleaf, else clean and tight; 93 pages, illustrated (b&w).