Elder Books & Collectables
Elder Books & Collectables is located in Ross on Wye, UK
1929 Good Gestes, Stories of Beau Geste by P C Wren 1st UK Edition + Original Dust Jacket
REF: ES1546 / LA350344
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Stories of beau geste, his brothers, & certain of their comrades in the French foreign legion by Percival Christopher Wren. Published by John Murray, London 1930. First edition - first impression The true first edition & not to be confused with the more common colonial edition. Hardback in the original cloth binding with the original dust jacket, half title present. Book measures approx 8 x 5 inches with 332 pages + publishers catalogue. An uncommon first edition & especially rare with the original dust jacket
Elder Books & Collectables has clarified that the 1929 Good Gestes, Stories of Beau Geste by P C Wren 1st UK Edition + Original Dust Jacket (LA350344) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1930
Few small tears & creases to jacket, couple of repairs to jacket, text a little dull to cloth spine, several names & date written to front endpapers, some occasional foxing to pages & page fore-edges. Overall a very good copy. Please note that the dust jacket has a clear removable cover that does show some reflections in images.
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This 1929 Good Gestes, Stories of Beau Geste by P C Wren 1st UK Edition + Original Dust Jacket is located in Ross on Wye, UK