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Memoirs of An Infantry Officer

By Siegfried Sassoon

1930 - London - Faber and Faber

7.5" by 5"; 334pp

 

DETAILS

A collection of fictional memoirs by Siegfried Sassoon.

The first edition.

Memoirs of an Infantry Officer is a fictionalised account of Sassoon's own life during and immediately after the First World War. 

This work was heralded as a classic and was even more successful than its predecessor Memoirs of a Fox Hunting Man.

In original unclipped dustwrapper.

CONDITION

In original full cloth binding and held in original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, smart, with bumping to the extremities and to the head and tail of spine. Spine has faded, mostly to the head and tail. A few spots to the spine and some minor browning at the extremities. Dustwrapper is sound with loss to the head and tail of spine and to the joints due to chipping. A few small chips to the centre of spine. Rubbing to the joints and to the extremities of the dustwrapper, which is browned to the spine. Prior owner's inscription to the recto of front endpaper, Ethel Webster. Light offsetting to endpapers. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright with the odd spots to the first and last few pages. Otherwise clean throughout. Overall: VERY GOOD with a GOOD dustwrapper.


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