Stated first printing of the first edition of 2009. Printed and bound in the UK. White paper heavy-duty hardboards, with crisp gilt-stamped lettering to the spine. Unbumped spine head and tail, and with gently bumped lower corners. 12.25 x 9.5 inches. Text block firmly bound in. 240 numbered pages. With numerous plates and archival photographs, many in color and full-page, and all on heavy-weight coated stock. Attractive ex libris label of original owner neatly affixed to the front FEP opposite the half title page, else an immensely clean copy, and quite tight. Gently read. Attractive full-pictorial DJ, not price-clipped. Just a hint of rubbing to the DJ and some wear to the corners and to the spine head. A Very Good Plus copy in a Very Good DJ.