Very clean gray cloth boards with red decoration on cover, red lettering on spine. Very slight bump to one corner, no fraying, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean illustrated endpapers; very small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. Illustrated by Jean Primrose. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with slight wear and two short closed tears at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover.
Used availability for Rumer Godden's Saint Jerome and the Lion
December 1961 : UK Hardback
November 1961 : USA Hardback