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FINLAY, Winifred.

The Castle and the Cave. [With the original artwork for the dust jacket by John S. Goodhall].

Illustrated by J. S. Goodhall.

Published: London: George G. Harrap & Co, 1960

Stock code: 101678

Price: £525

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First edition, first impression. Signed by the author on the title page and with John S. Goodhall’s original ink and watercolour artwork for the dust jacket, which bears the publisher’s stamp on the back. The Castle and the Cave is the story of a seventeen year old English girl sent to the Dordogne region of France to work as an au pair.

Octavo. Original yellow boards, titles to spine in blue. With the pictorial dust jacket. Original artwork size: 190 x 153mm (image); 220 x 180 mm (paper). Scattered spotting to edges of text block. An excellent copy in a slightly rubbed jacket with minor spotting to rear panel. Artwork with faint horizontal crease across the middle.

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