Hardcover, black boards lettered in gold, in original non price-clipped dust-jacket. 280pp, Glossary. Early edition, copyright page listes two dates, 1980, 1984. Presumed second edtion. A clean, tight, unmarked copy with no previous ownership marks. Dust-jacket is complete and has no rips or tears. Mild spine cock from shelving. A very good+ copy in a very good+ dust-jacket.