Copyright 1943 to the publication page. Like new, appears unread and not remaindered. Except for a neat gift inscription to the verso of the front board the interior is clean and unmarked. Bright black ink titles to the spine. Black ink aircraft stamped to the front board. Unpaginated fore-edge. Corners are sharp and square. Black dyed top edge. Clipped dustjacket is moderately bumped and rubbed to extremities, number of tiny chips present, short closed tear to the top edge of the rear wrap. Tiny pin-hole to the letter A to the title on the spine. Light soiling to show. Now protected in archival brodart jacket.