By Arnold Wesker
London   Jonathan Cape
8" by 5" [9], 10-188pp
A signed first edition of Arnold Wesker's collection of three short stories, author's presentation copy, inscribed to Tom Maschler.
By Arnold Wesker

1978 Said the Old Man to the Young Man

London   Jonathan Cape
8" by 5" [9], 10-188pp
A signed first edition of Arnold Wesker's collection of three short stories, author's presentation copy, inscribed to Tom Maschler.
£45.00
: 0.5kgs / : 712P20

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

The first editio of this work.

Author's presentation copy of this work, inscribed to the half-title to Tom Maschler, 'To dear old faithful and fuss-of-all Tom, I really do think I'll settle down to prose - Love Arnold, 11.IV.78'. Also signed by the author to the title page.

Tom Maschler is a publisher who worked for Jonathan Cape, who discovered and published authors including Ian McEwan and Gabriel Garcia Marquez.

In the original unclipped dustwrapper.

'Said the Old Man to the Young Man' is a collecion of three engrossing short stories; 'The Man Who Would Never Write Like Balzac', 'Said the Old Man to the Young Man', and 'The Visit'.

Written by Arnold Wesker, an English playwright, who wrote fifty plays during his career.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding, in the original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, fine. Dustwrapper with some minor marks and light edgewear. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean.

Fine

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