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A Prospect of the Sea by Dylan Thomas - First edition. - 1955 - from Rooke Books (SKU: 054390)

A Prospect of the Sea

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A Prospect of the Sea

by Dylan Thomas

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  • hardcover
  • First
VERY GOOD INDEED/Dust Jacket Included
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ondon- J M Dent and Sons Ltd, 1955 Book. VERY GOOD INDEED. Hardcover. First edition.. A first edition of this collection of stories by Dylan Thomas. Edited by Daniel Jones, with a compliments slip from the editor loosely inserted. Dylan Thomas was a Welsh poet and writer, known for his poetry and his short stories. He was wildly popular during his lifetime. This work was published posthumously. Condition: In a cloth binding in the original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, very smart with jsut some rubbing to the extrmeities, particularly to the tail of the spine. Dustwreapper smart with chipping and slight loss to the head and tail of the spine. Internally, firmly bound. Pages bright and clean with just the odd spot. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED in VERY GOOD dustwrapper..


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A Prospect of the Sea
Dylan Thomas
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Dust Jacket Included
First edition.
ondon- J M Dent and Sons Ltd
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About Rooke Books

Welcome to Rooke Books Antiquarian BooksellerWe are a small team dedicated to bringing you very scarce books at reasonable prices. We specialise in rare and hard to come by works on all subjects over the last 500 years, together with modern first editions and decorative sets and bindings. Our library has something for every interest and specialism. We deliver worldwide using a fully tracked and insured courier delivery service. Where are We?Based in the literary city of Bath, our offices are housed in the Eastern Dispensary. Built in 1845, the building originally existed as a charitable institution providing medical care.The building now houses our collection of over twenty thousand books and has five full time members of staff.


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The heel of the spine.
First Edition
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