London: William Jackson, 1930-2. First editions. Each volume limited to 550 copies and signed by the author. Illustrators include Robert Gibbings, John Austen, R.A. Garnett, Frank C. Papé, Duncan Grant, Clare Leighton, and others. Printed at the Chiswick Press. Frontispiece illustrations. A remarkably fine, attractive set in two burgundy board slipcases. Each volume in a different color of linen buckram, with gilt spine. All but four with original glassine dust jackets. Twelve volumes, tall, thin octavo. Item #14251
A very attractive set of books. Includes the following titles: POWYS, T.F., The Key of the Field. 1930; BATES, H.E. The Hessian Prisoner. 1930; COPPARD, A. E. The Man from Kilsheelan. A Tale. 1930; DAVIES, Rhys. The Stars, The World, and The Women. 1930; HANLEY, James. The Last Voyage. 1931; STRONG, L.A.G. The Big Man. 1931; MANHOOD, H.A. Little Peter the Great. 1931; WARNER, Sylvia Townsend. A Moral Ending and Other Stories. 1931; GARNETT, David. A Terrible Day. 1932; O’FLAHERTY, Liam, The Wild Swan and Other Stories, 1932; BENSON, Stella, Christmas Formula and Other Stories. 1932’ and COLLIER, John. Green Thoughts. 1932.