Hornblower and the Crisis:
An unfinished novel.
First edition, first impression of the last Hornblower novel. The author’s family’s specially bound copy. With the loosely inserted posthumous estate label signed by the author’s great nephew Mr A. S. Troughton-Smith.
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Octavo (190 x 130 mm). Finely bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in full blue morocco, titles to spine gilt, raised bands tooled in gilt, gilt rule to compartments, single rule to boards, twin rule to turn-ins, all edges gilt. An excellent copy. Spine a touch sunned but gilt still bright, edges of prelims and end leaves faintly tanned. An excellent copy.