"This limited edition is published by The Franklin Library exclusively for subscribers to The Collected Stories of the World's Greatest Writers". Black leather boards featuring beautifully intricate gilt illustrations front and rear, gilt titles to the spine with four raised bands each compartment featuring intricate gilt devices, gilt edges all around, moir锟� end-pages with a red silk ribbon page marker sewn in. Without dust jacket as issued. Tiny speck of a stain to the 2nd ffep and two small moisture stains (2mm and 2.5mm) that have "leaked" in via the fore-edge from pages 7 to 15, small finger smudge to page xiv, otherwise the interior is crisp, clean and solid. A beautiful bit of bookbinding. This volume may require additional shipping costs.