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London Rare Books

20th century UK first editions mainly in literature, with some philosophy, travel and 19th century literature.

Sea and Sardinia


1st printing in publisher's original brown cloth with titles in gilt to spine - all still fresh, clean and bright with very minor bumping at spine ends. The binding is tight, sound and square with midnight blue stain to top edge of page block still bright as issued.. Internally clean with no inscriptions and owners printed bookplate to ffep; pages clean with moderate age-toning; eight illustrations by Jan Juta still present and vibrant. The very scarce, unclipped dustjacket which has benefitted from some limited and very high quality professional restoration is bright and complete. A lovely copy in scarce jacket.