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Anthony Smith Books

General stock but specialities include library sets, illustrated books, architecture, biography, history and literature.  Small stock, £10 - £10,000. Private premises, with regular pop-up shops in central London. Visitors welcome by appointment. Very flexible. Catalogues issued occasionally. Pop-up shops held at John Murray's former offices at 50 Albemarle Street, London W1S 4BD.

Ode to a highflying Bird.


First edition. Original white laminated boards. Black and white author photograph on back cover. Price label of ‘Seven Shillings’ tipped in but crossed through in pencil with revised price of ‘2/-’. Illustrated in colour by the author. Covers a bit rubbed and dust-soiled. Near fine.