Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 1960.
First Edition. Hardcover. 8 1/2" X 5 1/2". viii, 271pp. Publisher's review slip laid in. Moderate wear to unclipped dust jacket, with dust soiling, edgewear, and small tear to head of spine. Blue cloth over with spine lettered in black. Moderate edgewear to binding, with slight lean to spine, fading to top edges, and small spot of discoloration to upper board. Blue topstain. Dust soiling to edges of text block. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown. Binding is sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. A solid first printing of this first volume in The Complete Prose Works of Matthew Arnold. Good / good. Item #2516