P.G. Wodehouse Joy In The Morning U.K. first edition is for sale. This is the U.K. first edition book published by Herbert Jenkins on 2 June 1947. This collectable P.G. Wodehouse book measures 5 x 7½ inches (approximately).
The dust jacket has a great comical design by Frank Ford of Jeeves holding his bowler hat. The front flap of the dust jacket still has its original printed price of “8/6 net”. The back flap has a list of 22 P.G. Wodehouse titles beginning with Piccadilly Jim and ending with If I were You. The dust jacket is in Very Good condition being complete, clean, and bright with discolouration to the back of the dust jacket; scoring to part of the spine that has been reinforced with clear tape from the reverse of the dust jacket; and small loss to the top and bottom of the spine.
The bright orange binding has black lettering and is in Very Good condition with light fading to the spine and very slight to the front and back boards, and a mark to the spine that seems to correspond to the mark to the dust jacket.
There are 256 numbered pages that are extremely clean and tightly bound-in, with only light age-toning.
This is an extremely attractive and collectable P.G. Wodehouse Joy In the Morning first edition book from 1947, with a very attractive period dust jacket. This P.G. Wodehouse book conforms to McIlvaine A65b.