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BRANDT, Bill.

Literary Britain....

Introduction by John Hayward.

Availability: In stock

Published: London: Cassell and Company Ltd, 1951

Stock Code: 118056

£875
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

First edition, first impression. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author to the front free endpaper, "To Rose, from Bill, Christmas 1951". This is a collection of halftone photographs of sites associated with various British authors, accompanied by a short biography of the author and passage of their work. An uncommon book traced at auction five times since published, signed in just one example.

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Description

Quarto. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt on a red ground, brown endpapers. With the photographic dust jacket.

Illustrations

Illustrated throughout with 100 full-page reproductions.

Condition

Slight bumps to extremities, spine and inner edge of front panel faded, an very good copy, in the lightly browned jacket with small portion of front flap clipped, creasing and nicks to edges, 4 short closed tears to head of front panel.

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