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A Prefect's Uncle, Wodehouse's second book
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Description
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Author: Wodehouse, P.G.
Title: A Prefect's Uncle
Place Published: London
Publisher:Adam & Charles Black
Date Published: 1903
Description:


Illustrated with 8 plates from designs by R. Noel Pocock, including frontispiece. (8vo) original red illustrated cloth with pink, gold, and gray lettering, First book edition, first issue.



"Most of these stories originally appeared in The Captain...The rest are from the Public School Magazine. The story entitled 'A Shocking Affair' appears in print for the first time. 'This was one of our failures.'" - Preface. McIlvaine A2a.

Condition
A few minuscule chips with rubbing at ends of slightly sunned and leaning spine, corners bumped, dampstaining to rear board, front free endpaper excised, rubber stamp on front pastedown, half-title toned; good.
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A Prefect's Uncle, Wodehouse's second book

Estimate $800 - $1,200
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Description
...
Heading:
Author: Wodehouse, P.G.
Title: A Prefect's Uncle
Place Published: London
Publisher:Adam & Charles Black
Date Published: 1903
Description:


Illustrated with 8 plates from designs by R. Noel Pocock, including frontispiece. (8vo) original red illustrated cloth with pink, gold, and gray lettering, First book edition, first issue.



"Most of these stories originally appeared in The Captain...The rest are from the Public School Magazine. The story entitled 'A Shocking Affair' appears in print for the first time. 'This was one of our failures.'" - Preface. McIlvaine A2a.

Condition
...
A few minuscule chips with rubbing at ends of slightly sunned and leaning spine, corners bumped, dampstaining to rear board, front free endpaper excised, rubber stamp on front pastedown, half-title toned; good.

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