Morris, James ~ Oxford : Signed By The Author
Faber and Faber, London : 1965
The First UK printing published by Faber and Faber, London in 1965. The BOOK is in near Fine condition with just light pushing at the spine ends. A small previous owner's sticker to the lower rear pastedown which is covered by the wrapper rear flap. A small light brown mark to the lower inner hinge. Free from inscriptions. Striking Frontispiece 'The Radcliffe Camera' by John Piper. The WRAPPER is complete and is in Very GOOD++ or better condition with just a few nicks and light creasing to the edges in places. Small closed tears to the upper and lower spine tips. A small light rubbed area to the upper spine. The wrapper is protected in a removable Brodart archival cover. The book has been signed (without dedication) by the author (as 'Jan Morris') to the title page. A scarce title to find signed by the acclaimed travel writer. Collectible.
CONDITION: Near Fine
JACKET: Very Good++