By Evelyn Waugh
London   Duckworth
9" by 6" [9], 10-318pp
The first edition of Evelyn Waugh's anthology of four travel works, following Waugh across the world. Illustrated with a colour frontispiece and folding map.
By Evelyn Waugh

1946 When the Going Was Good

London   Duckworth
9" by 6" [9], 10-318pp
The first edition of Evelyn Waugh's anthology of four travel works, following Waugh across the world. Illustrated with a colour frontispiece and folding map.
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Colour Plates, First Edition, Folding Maps, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding, With Dustwrapper

The first edition, first impression of this work.

In the original unclipped dustwrapper.

Evelyn Waugh's travel work, an anthology of four books.

Across these four books, Waugh travels to Monaco, Naples, Ciaro, Ethiopia, Aden, Guyana, and more. These are fragments originally published in 'Labels', 'Remote People', 'Ninety-Two Days', and 'Waugh in Abyssinia'.

Illustrated with a colour frontispiece, and one folding maps.

Collated, complete.

Evelyn Waugh was a noted English author of the early- to mid-twentieth century, involved with the Bright Young Things.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding, in the original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, smart, with light discolouration. Minor bumping to the head and tail of the spine and to the extremities. Light spots to the fore edge. Dustwrapper with an additional leaf adhered to the reverse, repairing chips and closed tears resulting from edgewear. Light discolouration and some marks to the wraps. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean with some odd spots, mostly to the last and first few pages.

Very Good Indeed

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