Waugh, Alec; Lynd Ward , Lynd Ward(illus.)
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Farrar & Rinehart Incorporated
Date Published: 1931
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 46593
323pp. Octavo [22 cm] Bluish gray cloth over boards lettering in copper on the spine, and a copper stamped nude female silhouette on the front cover. Publisher's orange top stain. Very good, with light rubbing and bumping at the spine ends and corners of the covers, a former owner's bookplate on the front pastedown, and a booksellers' small tickets and labels on the half title page and title page. The dust jacket is worn, with a number of small closed and open tears along the edges and folds, several of them backed with tape. In addition to being price-clipped, an additional price on the inside flap has been rubbed out. Dance, 040.
Written by the brother of Evelyn Waugh, this is Alec Waugh's romantic story of journeys in Tahiti, Penang, Siam and Martinique. With woodcuts by Lynd Ward, including a title page illustration, seven full-page illustrations, and numerous decorative chapter headings.