First edition, first printing. Publisher's original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and firm, the contents with the ownership name and date of the British literary critic and distinguished scholar Geoffrey Tillotson to the front endpaper are otherwise clean throughout. Complete with the nicked and toned dustwrapper which has a few marks to the upper panel but remains without loss or tears. Not price-clipped (7s 6d net to the front flap).
The archive of manuscripts and correspondence relating to the critical work of Geoffrey Tillotson (1905 - 1969) is held at The University of Texas' Harry Ransom Center.
Stock code: 18769