Hardcover, dark gray cloth in publisher’s non price-clipped dust-jacket. 219 pages plus Credits and Index. Illustrated with numerous black and white and color images. First edition, no additional printings listed. A title in the Horizon series of concise history books covering individual nation states, mostly European but the series includes Mexico and Scandinavia. An excellent and comprehensive abridged history of France. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy. Dust-jacket shows one short tear, now tape repaired on blank verso. Near fine in a very good dust-jacket.