THE GOLDEN ORIOLE: FIVE NOVELLAS. London: Michael Joseph, . Octavo, 204 pp., boards. First edition. Stories of rural English life varying in mood but all marked by the author's famed lightness and sureness of touch. Contemporary gift inscription on front free endpaper. Very mild bumps to lower front corner tips, a fine copy in very good dust jacket with mild wear at top of spine panel and several small internal tape mends to same, and a bit of dust soiling to rear panel. (#135309).
"First published ... / ... / 1962" on copyright page.