London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd., 1949. Hawkins, Sheila. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Beige cloth over boards, title stamped in dark brown onto spine, 8vo., pp. 133, , all edges trimmed, top edge stained violet. "First Published 1949" stated on copyright page and only THE LONG GRASS WHISPERS noted on "By the same author" page. Bottom of DJ flap with "8/6 net" and stamped "OVERSEAS EDITION". Volume with head of spine softened and lightest tap to bottom corners. DJ about very good with light soil and stains, short closed tears, shallow chipping and old tape repairs verso. Near Fine / Very Good. Item #604
Authors second book of African stories, still captive in the uncommon jacket, with the DJ now short listed as an endangered species.
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