By Donald Foster
Not Stated   Privately Printed
8.5" by 6" 94pp.
An uncommon autobiographical work telling of the author's experiences of a year spent in a small Lebanese village. A signed first edition, complete with dust wrapper and embellished with coloured sketches by the author.
By Donald Foster

c1949 From Lebanon with Love: Letters, 1947-1948

Not Stated   Privately Printed
8.5" by 6" 94pp.
An uncommon autobiographical work telling of the author's experiences of a year spent in a small Lebanese village. A signed first edition, complete with dust wrapper and embellished with coloured sketches by the author.
£38.00
: 0.75kgs / : 802A44

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Author's Presentation Copy, Colour Plates, First Edition, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding, Signed, With Dustwrapper

An undated copy, dated from the title 'Letters 1947-1948' c1949. Not held in any institutional libraries. An uncommon copy. The first and only edition of this work, privately printed by the author. 

The author's presentation copy, inscribed by the author to the title page 'Tony and Burga, with love and Christmas greetings.' David Foster's account of a year spent in a small Lebanese village high above Beirut, at the Middle East Centre for Arab Studies, where the author was a Regular Officer of the army. 

Illustrated with lovely coloured plates sketched by the author. Complete with its unclipped dust wrapper.

Condition

In the original publisher's full cloth binding. Externally lovely. The dust wrapper is unclipped and excellent with minor shelf wear only. Inscribed by the author to the title page 'Tony and Burga, with love and Christmas greetings.' Internally, firmly bound. The pages are bright and clean. Illustrated with lovely coloured plates sketched by the author.

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