THE AGE OF REASON. (1700 to 1789). With TLS
Price: 225.00 CAD
London: Constable and Co, (1960), 1960. London: Constable and Co, (1960). 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. First Edition. A near fine copy in dark blue cloth, gilt titles and decorations to the spine in a bright, fresh very good or beter pictorial dustwrapper with some overall moderate use. 8vo. 424 pp. Compliments slip from Constable, "With the author's compliments" laid in. Additionally with a TLS on Albany letterhead from Harold Nicolson to family friend and wine merchant Colin Fenton to whom he gave the book as a Christmas gift. Nicolson explains his reasons for not signing the book, plans for January 1961 to take Vita to Rio for a month - with a holographic postcript added by Nicolson after Vita telephoned to let him know about the arrival of a Christmas gift of French champagne from Colin Fenton. First Edition. Near Fine.