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In Hazard: A Sea Story

by Richard Hughes

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
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Near Fine
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About This Item

London: Chatto and Windus, 1938. Hardcover. Near Fine. Near fine first edition, no ownership inscription, a very clean copy in very good jacket, not price-clipped, rubbing to extremities - a very nice copy. Acquired from a distinguished collection of modern firsts and detective fiction. Near Fine 1938

Synopsis

Richard Hughes (1900—1976) attended Oxford and lived for most of his life in a castle in Wales. His books include The Fox in the Attic, The Wooden Shepherdess , and A High Wind in Jamaica. He was a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and, in the United States, an honorary member of both the National Institute of Arts and Letters and the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He was awarded the Order of the British Empire in 1946. John Crowley is the author of many critically acclaimed books, including Love & Sleep, Aegypt , and Little, Big . He lives in northern Massachusetts with his wife and twin daughters.

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Bookseller
Modern First Editions Ltd GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
3117
Title
In Hazard: A Sea Story
Author
Richard Hughes
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Chatto and Windus
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1938

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About Modern First Editions Ltd

Modern First Editions (shortly to rebrand as Christian White Rare Books) buys and sells great books and manuscripts in the best condition we can find them. We love manuscripts, annotated books and association copies. We serve collectors of all ages, means and taste, and have built relationships with libraries and librarians in the UK, the USA and across the world. We all need books!

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rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
jacket
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fine
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First Edition
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