The Cresset Press, 1947, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First
Pale yellow coloured cloth covered boards with gilt embossed titles to the front panel and to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper with black and white coloured titles to the front panel and white coloured title back. "This ambitious and wide-ranging novel is more than an enthralling story. In the process of tracing the destinies and development of 'four men' during the quarter century from 1918 to 1944, the author provides an illuminating commentary at times bitter and ironic on twentieth-century American life." -- from the front fold over panel blurb. Softening to the backstrip with rubbing of the book corners and lower book edges. Browning to the textblock edges with scattered foxing. Offset tanning, browning and scattered foxing to the endpapers and browning and foxing to the pages. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and top backstrip corners. Rubbing of the dustwrapper panels with browning of the backstrip and rear panel. Browning and foxing to the verso of the dustwrapper. This is the first UK edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. , 7-677,  pages.. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; United States; Inventory No: 0118546.