The History Of The Hat.

HARRISON, MICHAEL.

£18.00

Publisher

Herbert Jenkins.

Place

London

Date

1960

Synopsis

By michael harrison. line drawings by vernet from contemporary sources.

Item Description

8vo. 8.75 x 5.75 inches. 188 pp. + [2[ pp. publisher's advertisements. Bound in original red cloth with black spine titles, in pictorial dust wrapper, which has sunned spine. A little foxing of flyleaves and lower margins at beginning and end, but otherwise a very good clean copy. Illustrated by line drawings in margins. A well researched history of headgear, charmingly illustrated in the margins by Vernet line drawings. The author, Michael Harrison, pseud. of Maurice Desmond Rohan (1907-91), was a well known Sherlock Holmes scholar and pastiche writer.

[Stock No. 27510]

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