29 June 2005
FORSTER, Edward Morgan (1879-1970). A Passage to India. London: Edward Arnold, 1924.
8o. Original cloth-backed brown boards, printed spine label, t.e.g., others uncut and unopened (spine ends slightly bumped); imaginative morocco-backed and batiked board slipcase with attached morocco piece following the form of an elephant's trunk. Provenance: Raymond Epstein (his sale, Swann Galleries, 29 April 1992, lot 165.
FIRST EDITION, LIMITED ISSUE, number 184 of 200 copies signed by Forster. Connolly, The Modern Movement 45; Kirkpatrick A10a.
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