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Over the Reefs.

Published: London: J. M Dent & Sons Ltd, 1948

Stock code: 107212

Price: £250

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Signed limited edition. Number 39 of 100 copies on Basingwerk parchment signed by the author and specially bound in full morocco. A lovely copy of the writer and wood engraver’s impressions of the South Seas following an 18-month stay spent mostly in Tonga and Tahiti.

Octavo. Original red morocco, titles to spine and floral design to front board gilt, all edges gilt, pictorial endpapers. Illustrated throughout with woodcuts by the author. Spine very lightly faded, a few minor marks to leather, slight tanning to outer edges of endpapers. An excellent copy.

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