Hardcover, red cloth stamped in black and gold, no dust-jacket. Top edge stained gray, binding style 8 [circa 1939 – 1962]. This copy 1950 or later based on date on copyright page. 562 pages. Introduction by Morton Duawen Zabel. Reprint. No previous ownership marks. Mild lightening to red spine cloth, else a clean, square, tight and unmarked copy. Very good.