London & Australasia: Angus & Robertson Pty Ltd in Association with Rex Collings Ltd., 1974. First Australian Edition. Hardcover (222 x 140mm), pp viii, 413,  + folding map. Brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine and gilt illustration to front cover in dust-jacket, top edge dyed.
Head and tail of spine very faintly rubbed and gently nibbled, the tail very marginally bruised; corners gently bruised with minimal wear; edges also a touch nibbled in a few places, top edge sightly dust-toned, other two edges very lightly foxed; a 1mm mark on half title has bled through; otherwise clean and bright throughout; unclipped dust-jacket has some minor scuff marks, spine is browned with red text faded, edges of jacket a touch creased and edge worn with several small vertical tears, now protected in mylar. Item #870