London: Collins, 1951. First U.K. Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Red cloth over boards, title stamped in gilt onto spine, 8vo (7-7/8 inches tall), pp. 320. Volume with a barely discernible roll, light bumps to corners and spine ends, text toned with tiny bits of foxing to prelims. only, top edge dusty. Price-intact DJ with rubbing, creases and closed tears, modest chips to spine ends, soil to back panel and tape repairs verso. Very Good / Good. Item #1063
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1947 and the author's first book. The first printing of the less common UK edition, still wrapped in it's original John Rose wrap-around jacket. Ref. Groseclose A.003f.
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