Lahore, Pakistan: Ashraf Islamic Publishers [AIP], 1990. tall 8vos., VG-; maroon faux leather cloth boards, gold lettering to spines, gold/blue decorative motif to front boards, green silk ribbons (faded to tops of text-blocks); bumping to head and tail of spines, cocking to spines (more so to Vols. 3A-3B), rubbing to spines (see notes); occasional denting to edges/covers of boards, mild wear; mild age-toning to text-blocks; occasional buckling to leaves/endpapers; occasional fading to text yet legible (more so towards end of Vol. 4B), occasional fingerprint and other markings; VOL. 1A [small dent with material loss towards left corner of front board, boards somewhat shaken, starting hinge to back endpapers, shelf lean, binding sturdy]; VOL. 1B [rubbing with superficial material loss to back cover, back board shaken, starting hinge between verso of p. 467 to p. 468, no shelf lean, binding sturdy; small closed tears to top edges of pp. 408-419 visible from text-block]; VOL. 2A [front board somewhat shaken, no shelf lean, binding strong]; VOL. 2B ["ASHRAF" logo to tail of spine mostly obscured; front board somewhat shaken, starting hinge to front board, no shelf lean, binding sturdy; small open tear to ffep]; VOL. 3A [boards cocked, front board shaken, starting hinge between verso of first blank page and recto of second blank page, no shelf lean, binding sturdy; "HR" in "ASHRAF" logo to tail of spine mostly obscured]; VOL. 3B [boards cocked/somewhat shaken, starting hinge to front board, shelf lean, binding strong]; VOL. 4A [boards somewhat shaken, shelf lean, binding sturdy; closed tear to ffep repaired with tape to bottom of verso]; VOL. 4B [back board shaken, starting hinge to back endpapers, no shelf lean, binding sturdy; tear with material loss to bottom of bfep]; an attractive and legible despite imperfections; set measures 9 1/2"; please contact us for expedited/international shipping; shelved above Case 12.
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