Todd, Ruthven ~ The Lost Traveller : Signed By The Author : John Craxton Frontis
The Grey Walls Press, London : 1943
The First UK printing published by The Grey Walls Press, London in 1943. The BOOK is in Very Good++ or better condition with just a little toning to the page edges. Light bumping and rubbing to the lower corners. A hint of rubbing to the upper corners. Small neat bookseller sticker to the lower rear pastedown. The scarce WRAPPER is complete and is in Very Good condition. Light edge wear and age related markings. Toning to the edges and more-so the spine. A 2cm closed tear to the upper front spine fold. The front wrapper design is a repeat of the frontis by John Craxton. There is also one further B/W drawing by Craxton to the last page of the book. The wrapper is protected in a removable Brodart archival cover. The book has been Signed by the Author to the upper front end-paper; 'with all good wishes, Ruthven Todd, 18, VIII, 47'. A very scarce title to find with such attributes.
CONDITION: Very Good++
JACKET: Very Good