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Quair Books

Quair Books specialises in modern literary and visual cultures, particularly alternative, different and radical authors/artists, presses and histories. We also hold a small general stock, with a focus on rare, significant and bonny books. We trade at fairs, online and via catalogue. Private Premises.

Ionia: A quest


FIRST UK EDITION. 8vo, pp. xxiv, [264] + Reynolds Stone engraving to title page, red and black sketch map by E. G. Morton, plus numerous photographic plates and in text illustrations by Stark. Coarse blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine and upper board. Fore- and bottom edges untrimmed. Pushing to spine ends, cloth sunned and tobacco-toned at board edges, top edge dusty, others tobacco-toned. Neat POI and small bald patch to ffep, else, clean and tight. In the original pictorial dust jacket: spine sunned, a few nicks and chips.