London: Jonathan Cape, 1954. First Impression, Second Issue. Publisher's black cloth-effect paper-covered boards, titled and decorated in gilt, with original dustwrapper crediting artist Kenneth Lewis to the front flap, immediately below the blurb. A very good copy; both book and jacket exhibiting some acceptable general wear, gilt to the covers slightly dulled, a little spotted to prelims, jacket with a few chips and tears, toned to extremities of rear panel. Remains an attractive copy. Item #45965
Gilbert A2a (1.3).