PATON, Alan.

Too Late the Phalarope.

Cape Town: Frederick L. Cannon for London: Jonathan Cape Ltd, 1953 Stock Code: 48891
£800.00

Reserve Ask us a question

Notes

First edition, first impression of the author's second novel. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper "To Helen Cohen with happy memories of Geneva and the company of you and your friends. Alan". And with the recipient's ownership signature above the inscription. Presentation copies of Paton's books are uncommon.

Confused? Read our glossary

Description

Octavo. Original brown boards, titles to spine and front board dark brown, dust jacket.

Illustrations

Small bookseller's stamp on front pastedown.

Condition

Endpapers browned, a few small marks to lower board, spine rolled, in the price-clipped dust jacket with chips to the corners and the head and tail of spine panel. A very good copy.

DELIVERY

With the exception of framed items*, Peter Harrington offers free delivery on all UK orders of rare books, maps and prints placed through this website. Delivery to USA and the rest of the world is similarly free for orders over £200.

View Full Delivery Details

 

ABOUT US

Established in 1969, Peter Harrington is one of the leading rare book firms in the world. It is a proud member of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association – along with ILAB, the PBFA and Lapada – and from shops in Mayfair and Chelsea, London, sells rare books, prints and ephemera to customers across the world.

Email: mail@peterharrington.co.uk

Tel: +44 (0)20 7591 0220


ABA Antiquarian Bookseller Association ILAB International League of Antiquarian Booksellers LAPADA The Association of Art and Anatique Dealers PBFA Provincial Booksellers Fairs Association

Our Guarantee Page

Ask us a question

DO YOU HAVE A BOOK TO SELL?
OR
CAN’T FIND THE BOOK YOU’RE LOOKING FOR?

Contact us with details of the book you are interested in or selling and we will contact you

Sell Old Books Help me find a book