The Brightfount Diaries.
Illustrated by Pearl Falconer.London: Faber and Faber Ltd, 1955 Stock Code: 101549
First edition, first impression of the author's first book, based on his experiences working at a bookshop in Oxford. A superb copy.
Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine in yellow. With dust jacket.
Spine slightly rolled, top edge lightly foxed, foot of spine faded. A very good copy in the jacket with some nicks and chips to extremities and tape repair to verso of spine ends.
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