Category: Modern First Editions

THE TADPOLE OF AN ARCHANGEL, THE PETRIFIED EYE, And Other Naval Stories. Stock code: 10853


London: Chapman and Hall. 1904


First edition in this form, although most if not all of the stories are harvested from earlier collections. Inscribed presentation copy. Original brown cloth illustrated and titled in black. A very good copy, the binding a little rubbed and bumped, the contents complete with light spotting to the text block edges and prelims.




Inscribed by the author to his wife on the front free endpaper "Marguerite Drury / From her messmate and chum / The author. / October 1904"