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    Sale 5822

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including the Works of Charles Dickens

    1 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 291

    WAUGH, Evelyn (1903-66). Brideshead Revisited. The Sacred and Profane Memories of Captain Charles Ryder. London: Chapman & Hall, 1945. 8°. Half title (a few leaves torn without loss at upper margin). Original pink cloth, spine lettered in gilt (without the dust-jacket, spine faded, ink stain at head of spine). FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, the front free endpaper inscribed, "Darling Hermione [Countess of Ranfurly], with love from Evelyn XXXXX."

    Price Realised  

    WAUGH, Evelyn (1903-66). Brideshead Revisited. The Sacred and Profane Memories of Captain Charles Ryder. London: Chapman & Hall, 1945. 8°. Half title (a few leaves torn without loss at upper margin). Original pink cloth, spine lettered in gilt (without the dust-jacket, spine faded, ink stain at head of spine). FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, the front free endpaper inscribed, "Darling Hermione [Countess of Ranfurly], with love from Evelyn XXXXX."


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