New York: Random House | Illustrated Modern Library, 1943. Hard Cover. near Very Good binding / Fair dust jacket. Item #6406
12mo. xxiv, 886,  pp., frontis, plates. First edition, thus. As issued, in cloth backed illustrated boards with printed acetate jacket. A fairly bright copy; 3" cut line in the back boards, else only light shelfwear; contents clean; the acetate jacket is chipped along the top of the spine and is missing the top quarter of the rear panel. A nice edition of this classic with many color and black and white illustrations by noted illustrator, Warren Chappell. Toldano p. 148-9.