Leigh Fermor, Patrick

Mani (Inscribed And Signed By The Author In The Year Of Publication) With The Scarce Book Society Wraparound Band

Published: 1958. John Murray


The First UK printing published by John Murray in 1958.The BOOK is in VERY GOOD++ condition.A little pushing a the lower spine tip with light fading to lower edges.Light toning and spotting to the text block.Gilt titling slightly dulled.Mild offsetting to the end papers with very light spots to prelims.The WRAPPER is complete and in near FINE condition.Mild edge wear in places with mild toning to the spine.Flaps have a little toning to edges and there is a mild vertical crease on the spine.The scarce wraparound BOOK SOCIETY BAND is complete and is in near FINE condition.The John Craxton designed wrapper looks very striking in the removable Brodart archival protector.The book has been INSCRIBED and SIGNED on the first blank end paper:'To Michael,with love from,Paddy' and Dated Nov 1958.Titles signed by Leigh Fermor in the year of publication are scarce and highly collectible.This copy made more-so by the addition of the very scarce BOOK SOCIETY CHOICE wraparound band.

Very Good++ / Near Fine



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