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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 198

    JAMES, P.D. (b.1920). Cover her Face. London: Faber & Faber, 1962. 8°. Half title (one small spot at upper edge of a few leaves). Original turquoise cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust-jacket designed by Charles Mozley (some very light discolouration to cloth spine). A FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION OF THE AUTHOR'S FIRST PUBLISHED WORK, and the first appearance of her investigator, Adam Dalgliesh.

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    JAMES, P.D. (b.1920). Cover her Face. London: Faber & Faber, 1962. 8°. Half title (one small spot at upper edge of a few leaves). Original turquoise cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust-jacket designed by Charles Mozley (some very light discolouration to cloth spine). A FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION OF THE AUTHOR'S FIRST PUBLISHED WORK, and the first appearance of her investigator, Adam Dalgliesh.


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