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

By: Chesson, Wilfrid Hugh

Price: £500.00

Quantity: 1 available


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.

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

Author Name: Chesson, Wilfrid Hugh

Categories: Signed Copy, Antiquarian, General Fiction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, T Fisher Unwin: 1894

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Inscription: Signed by Author

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 016557

Keywords: Signed Copy First Edition t Fisher Unwin Jospeh Conrad Novel Antiquarian