London: Jonathan Cape, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Very good condition / Very good- condition (DJ). Item #019215
350 pages. Original magenta cloth is slightly faded on the spine, with a small tear and minor rubbing to the top of the spine. First issue of the text with the word serious spelled incorrectly as "serriosu" on line 28 of page 66. This First edition, first issue was released 4 days prior to the American issue. The original unclipped dustjacket has chipping to the spine extremities, slight darkening to the spine, minor browning to the rear panel, and a few tiny stains to the rear panel; protected in archival mylar. The front endpaper has small creases to the lower corner, and an old bookseller's description affixed. The text is clean and unmarked.