Publisher:Sheed and Ward, London and New York, 1964
Sheed and Ward, 1964, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition
535 g.; (4) V-VIII, 374 pages (2), foreword by author and index. Navy blue coloured cloth covered boards with gilt tiles to the backstrip. A little bumping and rubbing to the backstrip edges and to the book corners. Browning and foxing to the text block edge. A few marks and rubs to the book panels. Aged toning of the internal text and previous owners name to the top edge of the free front end paper. Photographic dustwrapper with red and orange titles to the front panel and backstrip. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and top backstrip edge. Robin and aged toning of the dustwrapper panels and there is a 0.5 " tear to the top corner of the front fold over panel. Clipping of the dustwrapper, front fold over, lower right-hand corner. The autobiography of an indefatigable Maisie Ward -- from the Pioneer work of Catholic Evidence Guild, social worker in pre-1914 slums of London, founding of Sheed and Ward publishing house, writer of numerous books, mother and wife and a tireless worker within the Catholic church on both sides of the Atlantic. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust Jacket price-clipped. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Inventory No: 0110569.