Harvill Press, 1959, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Dodie Masterman
Awarded the Prix Courteline for the most amusing book of the year, could well have been subtitled "The Ambitious Secretary's Handbook". Translated from the French by Virginia Graham. Dust jacket is protected in archival (acid-free) plastic wrapper. This is the first UK edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket has small closed tears, but otherwise complete and overall sound.. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Illustrator: Dodie Masterman. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Fiction; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 669533.