Very Good / Very Good. Item #7218
London: Collins, 1946. First Edition. Octavo. 321 pages. Red unclipped jacket printed in yellow. Violet boards stamped in gilt. Ownership signature of Philip W. Bonsal to front free endpaper with "Madrid 1946" written underneath. Bonsal joined the State Department in 1937, and would eventually become U.S. Ambassador to Morocco, Cuba, Bolivia, and Colombia.
Chipping and rubbing to edges of dust jacket with some general toning. Boards are lightly edgeworn. Spine ends are nudged and spine cocked. Binding otherwise sound. Stamp of "The Times Book Club 42 Wigmore Street" to rear pastedown.