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KNEALE, Nigel.

Tomato Cain.

And Other Stories. With a Foreword by Elizabeth Bowen.

Published: London: Collins, 1949

Stock code: 89194

Price: £325

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First edition, first impression, of the author’s first published book, a collection of often macabre and sometimes humorous short stories, which was awarded the Somerset Maugham Award in 1950.

Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket designed by Stephen Russ. Spine rolled, contents faintly toned. An excellent copy in the toned and very lightly edge-cipped jacket.

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