The Green Child.
A Romance.London: William Heinemann. 1935 Stock Code: 48280
NotesFirst edition, first impression. Read's only novel, "part adventure story, part contribution to utopian literature" (ODNB). A very uncommon book in this condition.
Octavo. Original green cloth, spine and front side lettered in gilt, black endpapers, with dust jacket.
Small contemporary ownership inscription to initial blank.
Slightly cocked, spine a little tanned, with some very minor rubbing at extremities, internally clean and bright, dust jacket tanned at spine with a few marks and some chipping at rubbing at edges, still a very good copy.
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