The Dawn in Britain

By: Doughty, Charles M

Price: £120.00

Quantity: 1 available


1943 limited edition, this copy No. 222 of 535, of which only 500 for sale. Originally published in 1906 in 6 volumes, this is a new edition in one volume with re-set type. 692pp, index and glossary. Gilt on light blue boards, top edge pale blue, bottom edge untrimmed, no inscriptions, light foxing only with some slight spotting to fore-edge, light indeed given year of production. Slight bumping to corners. Good dustwrapper, now in removeable protective sleeve, price-clipped, some internal repair, some edge chipping with small loss mainly to spine head/tail and corners, browning to spine, rear panel slightly grubby. Overall very presentable in the scarce dustwrapper. Published for the centenary of Doughty's birth, his epic poem is in 24 parts. Doughty is probably best known for his 'Travels in Arabia Deserta'. Heavy book, extra shipping required to non-UK address.

Title: The Dawn in Britain

Author Name: Doughty, Charles M

Categories: Classics, Literature & Plays, Poetry,

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1943

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: R15018

Keywords: Poems Poetry Verse Limited Edition