Rinehart, 1947, Softcover, Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine, First
CLARE LEIGHTON. Tempestuous Petticoat, The Story of an Invincible Edwardian, New York: Rinehart, 1947. Octavo, first edition, pp. 272, wraps with a dust jacket, top edge tinted red. One of America's premiere woodcut artists, a British immigrant, talks about growing up in England with a bizarre mother. Striking jacket design by the author. Condition of this book: Jacket darkened a bit, especially at spine; overall near fine. 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. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Britain/UK; 1940s; Art & Design. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54275.