The Vagrant Mood.
First and signed limited edition, first impression. Number 194 of 500 copies signed by the author. Although this and the trade edition were published simultaneously, on 27 October 1952, the trade edition was a separate impression from the same formes (Stott).
Octavo. Original white half calf, dark blue morocco label, dark blue calf boards, author’s device to front board in blind, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Housed in the publisher’s slipcase and with the remains of the original acetate cover. A few minor nicks to spine, else a bright copy in excellent condition.
Bibliography: Loren and Frances Rothschild Collection V. 291; Stott A74a.Don't understand our descriptions? Try reading our Glossary