London: Longmans Green, 1936. First Edition / First Issue. Hardcover. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering on spine; top page edges stained red. First issue the book, with second issue dust jacket, which has a new front flap pasted over the original blurb which Waugh objected to because he felt it conveyed he admired Italian Fascists. Ahearn, APG. Original first issue dust jackets are extremely rare. Very good copy with spine lean and light dust soiling, and some scarring to endpapers from the separation of jacket, which had been pasted to the endpapers. Dust jacket has been entirely re-inforced on verso side with brown industrial tape. Dust jackets in any condition are very rare for this title.
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