First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author. Publisher's original grey cloth with gilt titles to the spine and upper board. In dustwrapper. With a an envelope from the author tipped in on the flyleaf. Illustrated endpapers, with further illustrations throughout. A fine, tight and clean copy. The the contents, with some offsetting from the envelope, are otherwise clean throughout. In the very good original illustrated dustwrapper which is a little grubby to the extremities.
Inscribed in black ink to the reverse of the frontispiece, reading:"To my friend E. Fabius / from / J Bennett Nolan / September 17th 1932". Provenance: from the library of Martin Stone.
Stock code: 17495