FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 5.25 x 7.5 inches. 247 +  pp. Bound in original green cloth, gilt, in dust wrapper, which has sunned spine, with foxing and chips at head and tail. A little wear to extremities, sunning at top of spine and foxing, but otherwise a very good copy. Decorated by publisher's device on title page. First edition of the novel by Leslie Poles Hartley (1895-1972), later made into a film, like his earlier success, The Go-Between of 1953.
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