The Making of a Saint.
First UK edition, first impression, of Maugham’s second novel, one of 2,000 copies printed. Originally published in the US the previous month.
Octavo. Original green vertically-ribbed cloth, rounded spine lettered in gilt, top edge gilt, bottom edge untrimmed. Title page printed in red and black. Complete with 8 pages of publisher’s advertisements to rear. Extremities lightly rubbed and bumped, spine gently rolled, a few pale markings to covers and spine, free endpapers browned, two short close tears to top edge of front free endpaper. A very good copy.
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