A TEST TO DESTRUCTION.
London.Macdonald. 1960. 461, 3pp. advertisements. Original cloth, silver gilt. Dust-wrapper. octavo. First edition. Spine and edges of wrapper a little browned; old light crease mark in the blank upper corner of four leaves; else a very good copy in a unprice-clipped wrapper. Loosely laid in is a typed note on Macdonald & Co headed paper: 'With the Compliments of the author and his publishers. Publication date: 18th November 1960.'' Signed in ink 'John,' with an additional note in ink: 'Hope you are settling in up north, and do let me have your new home address. I have just been to New York. Phew!' Browning and creasing to lower, outer edge of the notepaper.The eighth title in the A Chronicle of Ancient Sunlight series.