WODEHOUSE, P. G. Eggs, Beans and Crumpets, London: Herbert Jenkins, 1940. 8, half title, 4-pages of publisher's advertisements at end, original orange cloth, spine lettered in black, dust-jacket (corners rubbed). FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE. PRESENTATION COPY, the half title inscribed, "With best wishes P. G. Wodehouse" (inscription illustrated at the beginning of this section). McIlvaine A62a. A FINE COPY.
With various other autograph Wodehouse items including signed copies of A Few Quick Ones (London, 1959, 2 copies), Ice in the Bedroom (London, 1961), a signed postcard and Christmas card, and a 4-page unpublished typed transcript by Richard Usborne or Geoffrey Jaggard, with autograph amendments, of a "Preface" to a reference work on P. G. Wodehouse. (a lot)