John Maynard Keynes: Hopes Betrayed 1883-1920.
First edition, first impression. The first volume of Skidelsky’s magisterial three-volume biography of the great economist. With the author’s cut signature pasted to a bookplate on the front pastedown.
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Octavo. Original brick red cloth, gilt lettered spine. With the dust jacket. 8 pages of black and white plates fromphotographs. Price-clipped jacket slightly rumples at head of spine, touch of foxing to top and fore-edge. A very good copy.