Toronto, New York, London: D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc. 1955. Later Printing. xvii, [1 blank], 968 pages. Original blue cloth with black spine labeling. Some sun fading to the extremities of the binding. Large chip to dj lower right front panel, creasing and tearing to extremities of the dj - present but tattered. The third printing, printed in April 1955 (first edition wsa March 1951). Previous owner's name on front flyleaf. A good reference or reading copy of a classic text in the field. Very Good / Poor. Hard Cover.