The Bell House Book.
Celebrating Sixty Years of a Literary Agency 1919-1979.London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1979 Stock Code: 143793
NotesFirst edition, first impression. A collection of short pieces by 29 authors represented by the Bell House literary agency, including "George Smiley Goes Home" by John le Carré - its first appearance in print - as well as works by David Niven, Edmund Hillary, E.Nesbit, Enid Blyton, and Elizabeth Craig.
Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket.
Faint spotting to edges of contents. An excellent copy in the lightly rubbed jacket with a few minor scratches to the upper panel and short splits at the ends of the spine panel.
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