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BRANDT, Bill.

Literary Britain.

Introduction by John Hayward.

London: Cassell and Company Ltd, 1951 Stock Code: 145244
£50.00
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First edition, first impression, of Brandt's wonderfully evocative study of writers and their landscapes from Chaucer to Bernard Shaw, described as one of his "classic books" (ODNB) and "a luxuriously produced volume" (Sarah Hermanson Meister, Bill Brandt, Shadow & Light, 2013, p. 22).

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Description

Quarto. Original green cloth, title to spine gilt on a red ground, pale brown coated endpapers.

Illustrations

100 full-page illustrations from photographs by Brandt.

Condition

Front cover with net gilt ownership stamp of Bush. Tips of spine just a little sunned. An excellent copy, sharp and bright.

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