An anthology of references to fruit in the novels and letters of Jane Austen. With woodcuts by Simon Brett. Quarter blue cloth over decorative striped white and gold paper boards. Black and white illustrations throughout. No wrapper as issued. A UK limited edition - number 95 of 135 copies. SIGNED in pencil by the illustrator to the colophon page.
Wrapper : No wrapper - as issued.
Book : The book is fresh and tight. The front and back boards are very bright, very clean and very sharp. The corners are sharp. The spine is bright and crisp. The pages are clean and bright. No foxing. The closed page edges are fresh. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. A handsome copy.
Publisher : The Old School Press 1994