11 - 13 July 2000
THE GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS--Harry St John Bridger PHILBY (1885-1960). A Pilgrim in Arabia. London: 1943.
4° (251 x 190mm). Frontispiece and calotype illustrations. Original crushed tan morocco by Sangorski and Sutcliffe, the board edges gilt, single gilt fillet on turn-ins, the spine titled in gilt and decorated with the press's motif in gilt, top edge gilt, the others uncut (spine and outer edges of covers slightly discoloured).
FIRST EDITION, NUMBER 9 OF 30 SPECIALLY-BOUND COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, WITH AN ADDITIONAL PHOTOGRAPHIC SUPPLEMENT. Pertelote 154.
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