Frost, Ernest ~ The Lighted Cities : With The Scarce ‘Book Society’ Wraparound Band (With The John Minton Wrapper)
John Lehmann : 1950
The First UK printing published by John Lehmann in 1950. The BOOK is in Very Good+ condition. Light pushing at the spine ends with a light mark to the rear cover. Light ghosting to the spine and edges. Free from inscriptions and erasures. Light toning to the text-block and page edges with mild offsetting to the end papers and a little spotting to the prelims. The WRAPPER is complete and is in Very Good++ or better condition. A little toning to the spine and edges. Mild edge wear at the spine ends with a small tape repair to the verso. One small closed tear to the lower spine fold. A light mark to the rear panel. Accompanied by the scarce 'Book Society' wraparound band which is complete. The John Minton design looks very striking in the removable Brodart archival cover. Scarce.
CONDITION: Very Good++
JACKET: very Good+