THE LATE BREAKFASTERS. London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1964. Octavo, boards. First edition. A presentation copy with signed inscription by Aickman on the front free endpaper: "For Marian Pratt / from Robert Aickman / February 1968." This comic novel is Aickman's first solo book, preceded by WE ARE FOR THE DARK (1951), a short story collection in collaboration with Elizabeth Jane Howard. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with tiny chips from upper and lower spine corners and fore-edge corner tips accompanied by a fine proof jacket with extensive copy describing the book on the flaps and rear panel not present on the jacket accompanying the published book. A superb copy of a scarce book. (#162987).
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