A THATCHED ROOF

NICHOLS, Beverley (Illustrated by Rex Whistler)
Published by Jonathan Cape in London 1933
SKU: 53598
£100.00
FIRST EDITION. 8vo., red clothbound hardback, with silver letters and illustration in dark red to upper cover, with unclipped pictorial dust jacket; 285pp with b/w frontis, decorative title page and illustrations throughout by Rex Whistler, plus decorative green illustrations to endpapers. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown, two ink owner names to corner of ffep, plus a third one heavily blanked out. Foxing to edges, endpapers, and occasionally lightly throughout, boards a little darkened, dust jacket also rather darkened, foxed and edgeworn with loss to spine ends, corner chips, a few short closed tears and one long diagonal scuffed tear to upper cover, spine sunned. A Good copy overall in a damaged dust jacket

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