Four-and-Twenty Blackbirds


Thomas Edward

The Bodley Head, Margery Gill, Card Wrappers, Near Fine

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AB110152, Thomas Edward, Margery Gill, Four-and-Twenty Blackbirds, London, 1965, The Bodley Head, First Edition Thus, Card Wrappers, Near Fine, 94pp. Foreword by Helen Thomas. A scarce uncorrected proof copy with the front cover, in addition to its full publishing details, showing a half page full figure engraving of Sir Thomas Bodley (the imprint’s namesake & founder of the Bodleian Library) standing, a book under his elbow, together with a stag beneath a tree. Internally end papers are illustrated in white on blue & throughout the text in black on white. Very light bump at tail fore corner.

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Publisher Year


First Edition Thus

Binding Type

Card Wrappers

Book Condition

Near Fine