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The Secret Mountain And Other Tales

 

(With a lengthy gift inscription and poem by Kenneth Morris on the front free endpaper)

 

by Kenneth Morris

 

with Decorations by K. Romney Towndrow

 

(Faber & Gwyer - Signed & Inscribed First Edition, 1926)

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A Good signed and inscribed First Edition of this collection of Kenneth Morris's fantasy tales. Illustrated with eight colour plates by K. Romney Towndrow.

Includes a lengthy hand-written poem and presentation inscription from Kenneth Morris to the actor and theatre manager Sir Johnston Forbes Robertson on the front free endpaper (dated March 1930).

Book Condition - Good: Hardback, 8vo (approx 8 inches / 21 cm tall), 199 pages.

Moderate to significant general wear and soiling to the original black boards and spine, gilt spine lettering and front board illustration clear and bright, securely bound with hinges fully intact, top edge blue, light to moderate browning and foxing to endpapers and untrimmed text block edges, several pages still unopened, internally very clean and clear on light cream coloured paper in a Very Good condition throughout.

No dust jacket.

Total weight with packaging 650g.

The Secret Mountain And Other Tales by Kenneth Morris with Decorations by K. Romney Towndrow (Faber & Gwyer - Signed & Inscribed First Edition, 1926)

Somer Books, Midsomer Norton, Bath, England