Item #1619 A Thatched Roof. Beverley NICHOLS.
A Thatched Roof
A Thatched Roof
A Thatched Roof
A Thatched Roof

A Thatched Roof

Garden City, N.Y. Doubleday Doran and Co., Inc., 1933. Rex WHISTLER. First Edition. Cloth. [GARDENING] [HOME ARTS]. Rex WHISTLER, illustrator. Printed at the Country Life Press, Garden City, N.Y. First edition. 8vo; xvi, [ii], 294pp; pale green cloth over board, vignette stamped on front, dark green lettering on spine; illustrated endpapers; ownership in ink and bookseller’s ticket on ffep; b&w fp and illustrated title page, 4 additional illustrated plates, additional illustrations in text; sunning to board edges, light foxing to page edges, no bad odors; unclipped pictorial dust jacket, sunning and chipping to edges; very good in vg dj. Very good / very good. Item #1619

John Beverley Nichols (1898-1983), was a British writer and playwright, many of his books dwelt on his homes and their gardens, A Thatched Roof was the second book with this theme. The front dust jacket flap read “2nd Edition. ‘Down the Garden Path’ was all about a garden. ‘A Thatched Roof’ is all about the cottage which stands in that garden. It is not a sequel, but ‘the other half of the same love.’”.

Price: $75.00

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