The Fothergill Omnibus (limited & SIGNED)

Fothergill, John; R. G. Collingwood; Gerald Gould (intro)

£450.00

The Fothergill Omnibus ‘for which Seventeen Eminent Authors have written short stories upon one and the same plot:
A man gets into a correspondence with a woman whom he doesn’t know and he finds romance in it. Then he sees a girl, falls in love with her in the ordinary way, marries her and drops the academic correspondence. Happiness, then friction. He writes again to the unknown woman and finds consolation till by an accident it is discovered that the married couple are writing to one another.

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Publisher
Eyre and Spottiswoode
Publisher City
London
Year
1931
Edition
1st
Format
h/b
Author
Fothergill, John; R. G. Collingwood; Gerald Gould (intro)
SKU
IYC116489
Categories
Condition
Near fine, limited & numbered edition (no 4 of 250), signed by all 17 authors: Thomas Burke, Martin Armstrong, H.R. Barbor, Elizabeth Bowen, Gerald Bullett, G.K. Chesterton, A.E. Coppard, E.M. Delafield, L.P. Hartley, Storm Jameson, Margaret Kennedy, Edward Shanks, Helen Simpson, J.C. Squire, L.A.G. Strong, Frank Swinnerton, and Rebecca West. Green leather-bound boards, gilt cover design and spine titling bright; discolouration on spine otherwise protected in mylar sleeve; text block firm, top edge gilt, pages unmarked and crisp.
Size
8vo: crown (200 x 140 / 8" x 5_")
Page Count
398
ISBN