The Dark Island.
First edition, first impression; one of 10,590 copies.
Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine in dark green, map to front pastedown. With the dust jacket. Map and jacket drawn by Ben Nicolson, the author’s son. Edges of boards very gently rubbed, endpapers lightly tanned. An excellent copy in a slightly rubbed jacket with a few nicks to extremities and a small chip to bottom of the front panel.
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