Paul Foster Books
Bindings, Art, 19th and 20th century first editions, Children's and Illustrated, General Antiquarian, Winston Churchill.
TOM BROWN'S SCHOOL-DAYS. By an Old Boy.Description
Reprint of 1896 Sullivan edition. 8vo. (7.3 x 5.1 inches). Illustrated with Frontis and 78 fine engravings, plus two fold out colour maps of Rugby at the rear of the book. Fine copy in the publishers green cloth binding with elaborate gilt lettering and decoration to the front board and spine. All edges gilt. In the rare original printed dustwrapper, which reproduces the design of the spine and front board on the panels, with publishers book list on the rear. the wrapper has some loss to the top of the spine and has had some strengthening to the rear but overall is a very good survivor and has kept the book in brilliant fine condition. A stunning copy.Price