Stored long term in plastic inner sleeve for optimal preservation. Visually graded to be free of scratches, spindle marks, flecks & warps. 2" of splitting at upper left corner. Some very faint ring wear. Otherwise cover is very nice.Free of stains, stickers, c/o marks, moisture damage, writing & color fading. Cover glows w/ rich, unfaded color. Stored upright in climate control.