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Name This Child: A Story of Two (2 Volume Set), Chesson, Wilfrid Hugh

Author Name    Chesson, Wilfrid Hugh

Title   Name This Child: A Story of Two (2 Volume Set)

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   No Jacket

Edition   First Edition

Size   12mo - over 6" - 7" tall

Publisher   London T Fisher Unwin 1894

Inscription   Signed by Author

Seller ID   016557

2 volume set. Vol 1: viii + 216pp. Vol 2: pp217-419. Both volumes matching lightly flecked blue cloth, gilt titling, both volumes have 3 white/gilt flower heads to front board, blind-stamped stems. Foxing to endpapers of both volumes, light foxing to contents otherwise. Volume 1 has two edge bump to fore-edge of rear board and to top edge of same, the latter has pressed slightly into the adjacent few pages. Signed dedication to front endpaper of volume 1 reads: 'C.F. Kohler with kind regards from WH Chesson 29 November 1899'. A very handsome 2 volume set. WH Chesson worked as a reader for T Fisher Unwin and as the first professional reader of a Joseph Conrad manuscript, is often creditted with his discovery. Extremely scarce.

Signed Copy First Edition t Fisher Unwin Jospeh Conrad Novel Antiquarian

Price = 500.00 GBP

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