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Map of Another Town.

Published: Toronto: Little, Brown, and Company, 1964

Stock code: 104260

Price: £325

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First edition, first printing. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the first blank, “For Miriam Shipley, from her admirer and loving friend – M. F. K. Fisher, St Helena, 1964.” Shipley, an American writer, wrote under her maiden name Allen deFord, and is best known for her mysteries and science fiction.

Octavo. Original purple cloth, titles to spine gilt, publisher’s device to front board in blind, illustrated endpapers. With the dust jacket. Illustrated by Barbara Westman. Board edges slightly faded, contents lightly toned, edges spotted. A very good copy in the toned jacket with tear to head of front and rear panels and a couple of shallow chips to extremities.

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