Morris, James ~ South African Winter : Signed By The Author
Faber And Faber, London : 1958
The First UK printing published by Faber and Faber in 1958. The BOOK is in near Fine condition with slight pushing at the spine ends. A tiny split to the extreme lower spine fold. The gilt titling remains bright. Light toning to the text-block. A small bookseller sticker to the lower front pastedown. A previous owner's Bookplate to the front blank-endpaper. The WRAPPER is neatly price-clipped and is in Very Good++ or better condition. Light edge-wear with some small nicks and a little loss at the corners and spine ends. The wrapper is protected in a removable Brodart archival cover. The book has been Signed (without dedication) by the author to both the title page and also to the lower edge of the bookplate on the front blank end-paper. A copy of the ticket for the signing event accompanies the title as provenance. An early scarce title from the acclaimed travel writer James (now Jan) Morris. Collectible.
CONDITION: Near Fine
JACKET: Very Good++