Famous Novels of 1931.London, Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1931 Stock Code: 125324
NotesFirst edition, first impression, of this collection of novels, including an early printing of Francis Iles's Malice Aforethought, one of the most significant murder mystery novels of the 1930s. The book, which was published in October 1931, also includes Naomi Royde-Smith's The Delicate Situation, L. A. G. Strong's The Garden, and Helen Ashton's Mackerel Sky. This copy is from the publisher's archive, with their stamp on the title page.
Octavo (1,232 pages). Original black cloth, spine lettered in gilt. With the dust jacket.
Light marking to front cover and edges, else a very good copy in the dust jacket, spine panel a little faded, slightly chipped, small note in crayon on front panel.
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