An Object Lesson.Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1939 Stock Code: 112497
First US edition, first printing. With the author's presentation slip, tipped into the front endpaper, reading, "For H. A. Rappaport Evelyn Waugh". H. A. Rappaport was an eccentric American bibliophile, who had a habit of hand printing or binding offprints of his favourite author's works and sending them to the authors in exchange for presentation copies of signed photos.
Octavo. Original hessian cloth blocked in red and grey. With dust jacket.
A fine copy in a near-fine dust jacket, with just a hint of tanning to the spine and wear to the corners.
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