Desert Wings Covington Clarke
The Dust wrapper is assumed to be by Johns but not signed. All of the Plates and colour frontis are by Johns and signed.
The front and rear boards are clean and straight. The spine is straight and the lettering also bold and bright. The end papers and inside boards are clean and bright.The front end paper has a neat inscription The text block is slightly foxed. The internal pages are clean and bright. The frontis is bright and bold. The binding is very tight.
Dust wrapper/ Lovely wrap around wrapper. The top and bottom of the spine has some chips and rubs,losing a little of the top and bottom edge and the words "John Hamilton" are rubbed.I think the middle spine area is also rubbed,see photo. The top and bottom right hand front corners are chipped very slightly. The back cover top left hand corner has a small chip and the right hand corner is rubbed with minor loss. Not price cut./1676
- Second Edition
- First Printing
- John Hamilton
- Near Fine Book
- Fine Dust wrapper