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John Betjeman Summoned By Bells First Edition 1960

John Betjeman Summoned By Bells First Edition 1960


Author: John Betjeman


Title: Summoned By Bells


Year of Publication: 1960


Edition: first edition


Publisher: John Murray


Size of Book: 7.00 x 9.00 inches (approximately)



Brief Details of this Book:


This wonderful first edition John Betjeman book was produced on antique laid paper made by Henry Bruce and Sons Ltd.


Condition of the Dust Jacket:


The original decorative dust jacket is in Very Good + condition with the price still present to the front flap, but with small loss to the top of the spine and light marks. However, the dust jacket is still in very attractive and sound condition.



Condition of the Binding:


The original green binding with light embossed decoration all over and gilt lettering to the spine is in Fine condition.



Condition of the Pages:


There are 111 numbered pages on antique laid paper has very attractive front and rear endpaper decorations, and small black and white illustrations throughout. The pages are very clean, tightly bound-in and in overall Near Fine condition with very occasional light spotting.



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