The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
Robert Louis Stevenson
John Lane The Bodley Head Limited, 1st edition thus 1930
With illustrations by S. G. [Sydney George] Hulme Beaman (1887-1932).
Hardback – publisher’s buckram with title and decoration in gilt to spine and front board, illustrated endpapers, page-block with top edge gilt, in dustwrapper. viii, 136pp including b/w illustrations and plus eight b/w plates. 9.5 x 6.5 inches approx. (245mm x 165mm).
Dustwrapper a little creased and marked in places; slightly bruised to spine ends. Covers a touch dusty but otherwise clean and bright; gift inscription on recto of frontispiece; spotting to page edges but generally very clean throughout.
Overall, a nice, attractive copy – quite lovely.