London, South Kensington
9 July 2002
WAUGH, Evelyn (1903-1966). Officers and Gentlemen, London: Chapman & Hall, 1955. 8° (183 x 122mm.). Half title. Original dark blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust-jacket. (Very small patch of discolouration on upper cover of cloth, dust-jacket with a few very short tears without loss, small nick to foot of backstrip, a little fraying to head of backstrip).
FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, the front free endpaper inscribed, "For Pamela Onslow, Souvenir of Combe Florey, April 1963, from Evelyn Waugh."
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