THE HAPPY RETURN aka BEAT TO QUARTERS

By: C.S. FORESTER

Price: $2,385.99

Quantity: 1 available


On offer is a super, autographed copy of the First Edition of the first book in the immortal Horatio Hornblower series: The Happy Return by C.S. Forester, signed on the fep, some light book dealer's pencil notes on another endpaper. Only 12,000 copies were printed of the First Edition thusly, signed, makes for an inordinately scarce title. This a VG copy, lacking the dustjacket, London green, silver gilt, crisp and save for a very slight cocking, very light sunning to the spine it would be near fine.

Title: THE HAPPY RETURN aka BEAT TO QUARTERS

Author Name: C.S. FORESTER

Categories: 20th Century Rare Book, Books and Manuscripts General Overview,

Publisher: London England, Michael Joseph: 1937

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 0001552

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