Diaries Volume One: 1939 - 1960 [Mail on Sunday reviewer's copy with notes and ALS from editor Paula Johnson]. Christopher Isherwood.
Diaries Volume One: 1939 - 1960 [Mail on Sunday reviewer's copy with notes and ALS from editor Paula Johnson]

Diaries Volume One: 1939 - 1960 [Mail on Sunday reviewer's copy with notes and ALS from editor Paula Johnson]

Very Good / Very Good. Item #11363
ISBN: 0413696804

London: Methuen, 1996. First Edition. Octavo; liv, 1048. Photo-illustrated dust jacket with £25.00 price intact; book in blue cloth with silver lettering to spine and two ribbon bookmarks. Reviewer's copy with notes and materials laid in (see below).

Jacket shows some rubbing at spine ends and back panel near tail, with a few light scuffs to surface. Boards are sturdy and square. Rust spots at top of front free endpaper from laid in stapled notes, else pages clean and unmarked. Binding is sound.

Reviewer's copy, with handwritten notes on xeroxed publisher's prospectus and errata. Note from The Mail on Sunday Literary Editor Paula Johnson to prospective reviewer on Mail letterhead card: "David -- The Diaries herewith -- a 116 worder if you will. [?] sometime this week -- definitely by Thursday rather than Friday if you can. And I'm sorry about the [?]. Love Paula." We haven't yet located a copy of the review, nor could we determine what Ms. Johnson was sorry about.

Price: $50.00