Evelyn Waugh: signed copy of Black Mischief
A very good condition and rare copy of this large paper edition of Black Mischief. Evelyn Waugh, the author, signed the book on the limitation page. The plates and illustrations are illustrated by the author and are not included in the trade edition. This successful third novel by Waugh contributed to his reputation as a satirist.
Original purple cloth boards with fading to the edges of the boards. Gilt lettering and illustration on the cover and spine. Bumped corners and light 2cm tear on top of the spine.Top edge gilt and other edges are uncut. The contents are clean and tidy. The dust wrapper has small chips and creases at the edges with a partial loss at the head of the spine. Black and white full page illustrations within the text. Covered with a protective wrapper. 323 printed pages. Tall 8v0