We previously bought and/or sold this book in the following, or similar, condition:
Marlborough. Town and Countryside: An Anthology from 1439 to the Present Day. One of 420 SIGNED and numbered copies. Coloured reproduction frontis, line drawings by Richard Kennedy. Tan cloth with gilt lettering in an amber dustjacket.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is bright, is unfaded and is complete. It is unclipped. It shows a touch of bruising at upper edge and a hint of soiling to the leading edge of the front panel. Looks very sharp.
Book: The book is square and very tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are clean and unfaded, the corners sharp. The pages are clean and bright. The closed page edges are fresh. No dog-eared pages. The binding is tight, the hinges are solid. This copy has been SIGNED to the limitation page by E G H Kempson and Richard Kennedy. A very nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Whittington Press, 1978
Condition: Fine. Wrapper: Near Fine +