The Pothunters.London, Adam & Charles Black, 1902 Stock Code: 87821
NotesFirst edition, first impression, of the author's rare first book. The first issue in blue cloth with silver lettering and cup designs.
Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine and cup design to spine and front board in silver. Housed in a green quarter morocco solander box by the Chelsea Bindery.
Frontispiece and 9 plates by Ralph Noel Pocock.
Bookplate of science fiction critic John Frederick Clute. Tiny ownership inscription to front free endpaper. A little shaken, spine rolled and a little faded, cloth rubbed at extremities with a little wear at the corners and ends of spine, contents foxed. A very good copy.
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