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THE INCONSTANT MOON by  Noel.   Illustrated by RONALD SEARLE.: LANGLEY - First Edition - from Roger Middleton (SKU: 33570)

THE INCONSTANT MOON

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THE INCONSTANT MOON

by LANGLEY, Noel. Illustrated by RONALD SEARLE.:

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London, Arthur Barker, 1949.. FIRST EDITION 1949, 8vo, cloth printed all over with black, white and sepia illustration, gilt lettering to spine on black panel, top edges grey, 156 pages. Black and white illustrations heightened with pale mauve, some full page. The story concerns the love of the poet Dante for Beatrice set in 14th century Italy. No inscriptions, book leaning, head and tail of spine and corners just slightly rubbed, small corner cut from front endpaper, endpapers, half-title, title page and last 2 pages faintly foxed. A very good copy in good plus DUSTWRAPPER (dw: not price clipped, 25 mm (1") missing at top of spine, not affecting title, 10 mm (½") chips to corners and tail of spine, spine and folds slightly rubbed). MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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Bookseller
Roger Middleton GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
33570
Title
THE INCONSTANT MOON
Author
LANGLEY, Noel. Illustrated by RONALD SEARLE.:
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Place of Publication
London, Arthur Barker, 1949.
Keywords
Dante Alighieri Beatrice Florence Italy novel fiction for adults Ronald Searle

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We have been established booksellers for 42 years. We are a postal business only (strictly no callers). We are long-standing members of the P.B.F.A. the largest trade association for antiquarian booksellers in the UK. We wrap all our parcels in new materials and all our books are insured at our expense. Books may be returned if wrongly described, all costs will be met by us. ****PLEASE NOTE: POSTAGE WILL BE CHARGED AT COST, MEANING THAT POSTAGE WILL BE REDUCED ON PARCELS WEIGHING UNDER 1 KILO, AND IT WILL BE INCREASED ON MOST PARCELS WEIGHING MORE THAN 1 KILO****

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