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FIRST WORLD WAR -- Henry WILLIAMSON (1895-1977). The Wet Flanders Plain. [London:] The Beaumont Press, 1929. 8°. Half title, coloured vignette on title by Randolph Shwabe. Original vellum-backed patterned paper boards, spine lettered in gilt. NUMBER 29 OF 80 COPIES "ON HAND-MADE PARCHMENT VELLUM" SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ARTIST AND CYRIL BEAUMONT.
With the same author's The Patriot's Progress (London, 1930, woodcuts by William Kermode, ONE OF 350 COPIES), Edmund Blunden's Retreat (London, 1928, dust-jacket, ONE OF 112 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR) and R. C. Sherriff & Vernon Bartlett's Journey's End. A Novel (London, 1930, ONE OF 600 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHORS). (4)
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