Where Angels Fear to Tread.
First US edition, first printing of the author’s first book, which appeared 15 years after the first British edition in a print run of only 2,630 copies. Rarely seen in the dust jacket.
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Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine and upper board gilt. With the dust jacket. Bookplate. Ownership inkstamp to front free endpaper. Spine rolled, titles to spine dulled, boards very lightly rubbed, contents toned. A very good copy in the tanned, creased, and nicked jacket with repairs to the verso.