FORESTER, C. S.

Flying Colours.

Including A Ship of the Line.

London: Michael Joseph Ltd., 1938 Stock Code: 143143
£1,250.00

Signed by the author

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First edition, first impression, signed by the author on the front pastedown. This is the true first printing of Flying Colours issued in conjunction with the Book Society, preceding the single volume publication, and with the Book Society bookplate from one of its members, W. Cowden, to the front pastedown.

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Description

Octavo. Original green buckram, titles in silver to spine and front board, yellow endpapers. With the dust jacket.

Condition

Cocked, a touch of rubbing, the binding otherwise bright and firm, light foxing to edges but internally clean and fresh. Avery good copy in the very good jacket, not price-clipped, small nicks along top edge, small hole to front panel fore-edge, else notably unfaded.

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