Saint Joan Of Arc.London: Cobden-Sanderson, 1936 Stock Code: 145972
Signed by the author, with appealing provenanceFirst edition, signed limited issue, one of 20 unnumbered copies signed by the author and not for sale; the signed limited issue, comprising 120 copies in total, was bound in cream cloth, rather than the orange cloth used for the trade issue.
This copy has an appealing provenance, from the library of Kenneth Rae, a director of Cobden-Sanderson, the publishers of this volume, with his bookplate designed by Rex Whistler.
Large octavo. Original cream buckram, spine lettered in gilt, top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed.
Photographic frontispiece, 8 plates, 4 maps (one folding).
Some toning to spine and top edge of front cover, covers somewhat foxed, internally fresh and bright. A very good copy.
Cross & Ravenscroft-Hulme A31(b).
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