Morris, James ~ The Market Of Seleukia : Signed By The Author
Faber and Faber, London : 1957
The First UK printing published by Faber and Faber in 1957. The BOOK is in Very Good++ condition with slight pushing at the spine ends. A little light marking to the board covers. The gilt titling remains bright. Light toning to the text-block with some offsetting to the blank end-papers. Free from inscriptions and erasures. The WRAPPER is complete and is in Very Good- condition. Moderate edge-wear with some nicks and a little loss at the corners and spine ends. Some fading of the red colouring to the spine. Reinforcement tape to closed tears to the verso resulting in some creasing in places. The wrapper remains presentable and is protected in a removable Brodart archival cover. The book has been Signed (without dedication) by the author to the title page. A copy of the ticket for the signing event accompanies the title as provenance. The third scarce title from the acclaimed travel writer James (now Jan) Morris. Collectible.
CONDITION: Very Good++
JACKET: Very Good-