Bentley, Nicholas - Animal, Vegetable and South Kensington (SIGNED)
A Book of Drawings. An INSCRIBED UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright and complete. It is unclipped. The front panel is sound, showing gentle wear to all the edges. The edges are also toned. The spine is toned. It is scuffed at the ends. The back panel is sound, showing light wear and gentle toning to all the edges. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
Book : The book is square and tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are clean. The spine ends are bruised. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are dulled. The binding is tight, the hinges are solid. No loose pages. This copy has been inscribed on the title page by the author : To Jack, from Nick. 29.x.40. A decent copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Methuen, 1940
Condition: Very Good ++. Wrapper: Very Good +