Royal octavo hardcover, green cloth in yellow, non price-clipped publisher’s dust-jacket. 698 pages. Illustrated with graphs, tables and photographs. First edition. The first volume of a three volume work. Previous owner’s small label lower front free end-paper and his name written inside front cover. The owner was a contributor to this work, his article [with co-authors] appearing in this volume. Contributors copy card from publisher laid-in. Not ex-library. Slight bump to tips. A clean, sound, tight and unmarked copy. Very good+ in a very good dust-jacket. Scarce.