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Jonkers Rare Books

Situated in the heart of the beautiful riverside town of Henley on Thames, Jonkers Rare Books offers an array of first editions, artwork & manuscripts. Specialist fields of Modern Literature, Children's Fiction, Illustrated Books, Travel & Topography are all well represented, as are first editions of non-fiction in most areas. Knowledgable & friendly staff welcome visitors & advise on collection development & special gifts. Emphasis is placed on offering books in excellent condition.

OHO! - First Edition


First edition. Small 4to. Pictorial paper covered boards in matching pictorial dustwrapper. Illustrated endpapers. Black and white full page illustrations throughout of Rex Whistler’s “grotesque and amusing ‘Reversible Faces’”. A very good copy indeed of the book and (price clipped) dustwrapper, slight toning to the edges and previous owner’s name to the front pastedown. Printed to be read from front to back and up-side-down, 15 of Rex Whistler’s comic faces are accompanied by 30 of Laurence Whistler’s verses.