Georgette Heyer - Venetia - First Edition
Georgette Heyer's Venetia
William Heinemann Ltd, 1958 FIRST EDITION. Hardback. Full colour dust jacket. Red boards with gilt lettering and embossed detailing.
What a pleasure it is to offer for sale this beautiful first edition of Georgette Heyer's Veneta complete with incredibly rare dust jacket illustrated by A E Barbosa. William Heinemann Ltd were Georgette Heyer's publishers from 1937 until 1962. During that time her first editions were exclusively theirs making this a very exciting book indeed.
Printed in Great Britain at The Windmill Press, Kingswood, Surrey.
Condition: Dust cover a little scuffed at the edges with some very minor tears. It has been repaired carefully on the reverse side with masking tape to preserve it. Some foxing to pages. Binding still tight. Inscribed inside by previous owner. A gorgeous addition to any bookshelf.
Dimensions: 7.5" x 5"