Collins, 1949, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First, Illustrated By: C. W. Bacon -- Jacket
450 g; 352 pages, end page maps, colour illustrated dust jacket, price clipped by the publisher and overprinted, showing signs of water damage to the back strip section of the jacket, without any corollary damage to the book. Ownership inscription dated 1949 on the verso of the front end page. The top edge of the text block is dusty, and there is a slight rubbing to the head and tail of the jacket. This is the story of young Ewan and of his rise and fall in a novel whose mood is rather of irony than of romance. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: C. W. Bacon -- Jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Inventory No: 0215191.