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Quair Books

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Mr Fortune's Maggot [SIGNED]


FIRST EDITION, SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Small 8vo, pp. [viii], [352]. Original blue and brown mottled cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Bottom edge untrimmed. Spine cocked and sunned, pushing and wear to spine ends. Gentle toning to edges. Signed by STW in blue pen at top of ffep, endpapers toned, with Daphne Muir’s book-label to front pastedown: “Please return/ this book/ to Daphne Muir”. Foxed throughout. Else, tight and tidy. An interesting association copy, unusual with authorial signature.