Fine cloth copy in an equally fine dw. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. ; 434 pages; Description: ix, 434 p. 20 cm. The true first has a dropped 't', line 18, page 40. Subjects: Charles Morgan--Novel. 20th Century Literature 1 Kg. 434 pp. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Fountain
Publisher: MacMillan, London
Publication Date: 1932
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1932., 1932. First edition (as stated upon copyright page). , 451 pages. Hardcover: H 19.75cm x L 13.5cm. Dust jacket with front panel and spine illustration by "FM," strong toning to spine panel with head chipped, lighter toning to panels and flaps, nicks at edges with tear at rear panel's top edge, two patches of surface abrasion to front panel. Light gray cloth with blue and silver stamping to spine and front board. Muted blue top edge; toning to fore-edge. Mostly hidden underneath dj's front flap is a Bowling Green State University bookplate for a donor's collection on front pastedown; no other institutional markings present. Interior pages are clean. Binding is firm. Else a very good copy in a good+ dust jacket. Author's fourth novel adapted into a 1934 film directed by John Cromwell and starring Brian Aherne, Paul Lukas, Ann Harding, and Jean Hersholt. Seller Inventory # D17-6887