New York: The Modern Library, 1950.
Hardcover. 7 1/4" X 5 1/2". xxxii, 400pp. Dust jacket presents nicely in protective archival sleeve, featuring artwork by Paul Galdone. Moderate chipping, creasing, small tears, and wear to edges of dust jacket, with light soiling to rear panel and sunning to spine. Original price sticker of $2.45 to price-clipped front flap. Mild wear to edges of green cloth over boards. Publisher's device in blind to upper board and spine lettered in gilt. Previous owner's name blacked out to front free endpaper. Pages are clean and unmarked. Binding is sound. A very attractive 1950 Modern Library edition of this classic novel by Emily Bronte, illustrated throughout in dramatic wood engravings by Fritz Eichenberg. Good / very good. Item #7158