First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Item #003037
London: Jonathan Cape, 1948. First Edition. Octavo (7.5" x 5"); 222p. Printed dustjacket with original 15s. net price; book in light blue cloth with dark blue stamped lettering. Jacket faded down spine and along edges with a few light smudges. Front flap corner-clipped at bottom but price is present. Boards bumped at corners and spine ends, but sturdy and square overall. Binding is sound and pages unmarked. White's satirical novel of an English writer living in Ireland who, when warned by an archangel of a second flood, sets the town upon the task of building an ark.