Maradick at Forty: A Transition
Price: 40.00 USD
New York: George H. Doran Company, n.y. Small 8vo. Green cloth with gilt lettering. 427pp. Very good. Spine lettering dulled, else tight, clean, quite nice. Attractive early printing of this early Walpole fiction (first published 1910), signed and inscribed large and bold by Walpole on the front flyleaf: "With best wishes / from Hugh Walpole / Dec: 5 '15." Laid in is a brief, amusing, undated contemporary note from "Cousin Marcus" presenting this copy ("Recently Hugh Walpole inscribed one of his books To Mrs Stevenson a Cornish Woman from Hugh Walpole A Cornish Man It pleased me very much and I got him to autograph one for you....").