A Modern Comedy
Place Published: London
Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd.
Edition: Limited edition
Book Id: 34228
SIGNED. 1088pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Parchment vellum spine and covers, with a gilt stamped title on the spine, and linear gilt stamped borders on the covers. Top edge gilt. Good. The extremities are mildly soiled, and the rear board has a multitude of small stains. The boards and the text block are wavy. The front board is warped. There are numerous very tiny stains on the upper fore edge of the text block. The gilt stamped title on the spine is a bit faded. The text block is beginning to come away from the front cover and spine at the head. The rear pastedown is starting to come unglued from the rear cover, along the top and bottom edges. There is a 1/2 inch long closed tear in the top edge of the paper of the rear pastedown. The pages are clean and bright.
Number 140 of 1,030. Signed, with a notation, by Galsworthy on the limitation page.