THE HORSE'S MOUTH ... AND THE OLD STRIDE AT PLANT'S (A DISCARDED CHAPTER OF THE HORSE'S MOUTH). Edited by Andrew Wright with Preface, Notes and Bibliography. [London]: George Rainbird in association with Michael Joseph, 1957. Large octavo, self portrait and eight illustrations by the author, marbled boards. Limited edition. 1500 copies printed at The Curwen Press of which this is one 201 copies reserved for the friends of George Rainbird, Ltd and Rainbird, McLean Limited, Christmas 1957. The author's most famous work, a comic novel of Britain during World War II. Basis for a 1958 film starring Alex Guinness and Kay Walsh. A fine copy in chipped unprinted glassine wrapper and marbled paper box. (#137529).