London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, Limited, 1950.
First British edition, first printing. Ten books in Three Series, of which, this is the First Series. 1238 p. Blue cloth over flexible boards with gilt lettering to spine; lacking the dust jacket. Covers rubbed at extremities and lightly creased; spine slightly darkened, gilt lettering heavily rubbed. Previous owner name to front free endpaper. Endsheets tonned, several page corners creased. A nice copy of Gurdjieff's best-known work, uncommon in the British first edition. Item #140938799