First American edition, presumed first printing. Printed and presumed bound by Princeton University Press. Handsome red binding, with crisp gilt-stamped design and lettering. Generally unbumped spine head and tail, with sharp corners. The binding is exceptionally clean. 11.25 x 8.5 inches. Text block firmly bound in. With xv and 262 numbered pages, and with 70 B&W figures and 104 plates, all full-page and all on heavy, coated stock. Tiny dog-ear at upper corner of rear FEP, trivial. Else an exceptionally clean volume, and with light evidence of shelf life. Likely unread. No remainder marks. No DJ present. A Near Fine copy.