Book Description

First UK edition of novel first published in 1947 in America. HB. Dark blue cloth with gilt titles to spine, and pictorial dustjacket by Edward Bawden. 256pp. Bellow's second novel. Very Good in Very Good jacket, now in clear sleeve. Clean covers, slight dulling to gilt; top page edges darkened, fine spotting, foxing spots to fore-edges of last few page edges; owner's name and date (1948) in ink to flyleaf, neatly written. Jacket front and spine bright, back has light surface marks and some creasing to lower margins; light rubbing to corners with nicks and tiny losses
Author Bellow, Saul
Date 1948
Binding Hardcover
Publisher John Lehmann
Condition Very Good
Pages 256

Price: £120.00

Offered by David Ford Books

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