John Lane The Bodley Head, 1944, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Poor, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition, Illustrated By: James Holland
196pp. Black-and-white Illustrator frontispiece by James Holland. Illustrated end papers, showing various heads against a brown background. The text is illustrated with numerous quarter page and small vignettes and the occasional full-page illustrations in black-and-white, by James Holland. Green coloured cloth with white illustration on the front panel and white writing on the front panel and spine. Red coloured tint to the top textblock edge. A novel set in the American South during the expansion west. Softening to the backstrip edges and to the book corners. The spine is very cocked and there is browning to the paper edges. The spine has become completely faded by the sun, and there is sun damage to the top 0.25 "of the front panel and to approximately half of the back panel. Previous owner's name on the free front endpaper. Pages a little brown. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: James Holland. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Inventory No: 0102769.