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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 230

    WAUGH, Evelyn (1903-66). Black Mischief. London: Chapman and Hall, 1934. 8°. Half title, map (occasional light spotting). Original marbled cloth (spine faded, extremities rubbed). "Cheaper edition." PRESENTATION COPY, the front free endpaper inscribed, "For Eddie & Bridget, with best wishes, Evelyn."

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    WAUGH, Evelyn (1903-66). Black Mischief. London: Chapman and Hall, 1934. 8°. Half title, map (occasional light spotting). Original marbled cloth (spine faded, extremities rubbed). "Cheaper edition." PRESENTATION COPY, the front free endpaper inscribed, "For Eddie & Bridget, with best wishes, Evelyn."

    With the same author's Basil Seal Rides Again (London, 1963, ONE OF 750 COPIES, this copy unnumbered, but INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR, "for Bridget with love from Evelyn, Nov. 1st 1963") and Put out More Flags (London, 1942, original cloth, with the dust-jacket, FIRST EDITION).

    THE COMPLETE ADVENTURES OF 'BASIL SEAL'. (3)


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