The Flowering Hawthorn by Hugh Ross Williamson, 1962 - Fine Binding with Slipcase
Full light brown morocco binding with gilt lettering and four raised bands to the spine, beautiful gilt dentelles to both endboards, top edge gilt, original silk page marker and silk head and tail band. A very smart volume with very slight fading to the spine otherwise in near fine condition. Internally clean and bright with eight black and white illustrations by Clare Leighton, previous owner's bookplate - James M B Wright of Auchinellan - to front endboard, a leaf pasted down to rear endboard and fading to tip of silk page marker. Slipcase with circular design saying 'made in Florence - Italia' also in near fine condition with toning and minor rubbing to the edges.
- Publisher: Peter Davies, London
- Year of Publication: 1962
- Illustrator: Clare Leighton
- Pages: 118pp
- Size: 8 1/2" X 6" - Slipcase