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ACTON, Harold.

Five Saints and an Appendix.

Published: London: Robert Holden & Co., Ltd., 1927

Stock code: 80368

Price: £625

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First edition, first impression. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, “For Edward when he’s in a poetic mood; these juvenilia from his old friend Harold”. The recipient, Edward Chaney, was Acton’s close friend, literary executor, and biographer.

Octavo. Original quarter blue cloth, marbled boards, printed paper label to spine. With the dust jacket. Lightly rubbed at extremities, corners bumped, slight dampstain to rear free endpaper. An excellent copy in the price-clipped, rubbed, and chipped jacket with closed tears to the folds of the jacket and a little dampstain to the lower panels.

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