The Backward Son.
A Novel.London: The Hogarth Press, 1940 Stock Code: 146695
First edition, first impression, of Spender's first novel.
Octavo. Original yellow cloth, spine lettered in brown. With the dust jacket, designed by Robert Buhler.
A near-fine copy, a spot of foxing to front endpapers, clean and crisp internally, in the near-fine dust jacket, not price-clipped, spine slightly toned, a couple of nicks to edges and some rubbing to extremities, else bright.
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