Isherwood, Christopher ~ The Condor And The Cows : Signed By The Author
Methuen, London : 1949
The First UK printing published by Methuen, London in 1949. The BOOK is in Very Good++ condition. Some light pushing and fading at the extreme spine tips. Some light rubbing to the lower edges and mild offsetting to the pictorial end-papers. Light spotting to the text-block with a hint of toning to the extreme page edges. The WRAPPER is complete and is in Very Good++ or better condition with just a 3cm closed tear to the upper front edge. No toning to the open and only very slight age related markings, The wrapper artwork looks striking in the removable Brodart archival cover. The book has been signed (without dedication) by the author to the title page. Isherwood's travel diary through South America during a trip made from late 1947 to early 1948 and illustrated with the striking B/W photographs taken by his then companion William Caskey. Scarce with such attributes.
CONDITION: Very Good++
JACKET: Very Good++