Like new and appears gently read at worst. 242 pp. and 32 pp of ads c/w illustrations to the rear. Bright red cloth boards have some soiling to show. Clean, pictorial and gilt stamped titles to spine. Gilt titles, over black stamped and colour illustration of a sailing ship, to front board. Corners are a bit bumped and rubbed. Interior is clean and solid excepting previous owners name to the ffep, the number 32 to the 2nd blank page and initials to the title page.