The Autobiography of Arthur Ransome.
London: Jonathan Cape 1976, 1st; edited, with prologue and epilogue by Rupert Hart-Davis, green boards, green jacket with photos of Ransome as an older man and a young boy, 8vo; 364 pp. Reference biography, hardback.
" The enchantment of his autobiography lies above all in his engagingly humorous and clear-sighted view of a long life, rich in experience, conveyed with the directness and enthusiasm of a child's appreciation of simple things." Published after his and his wife's death.
CONDITION: Very Good Plus in Very Good jacket; no names, as new but for badly bumped one cm lower top corner, bindery error results in uneven top edge; straight, tight, crisp jacket, not faded on spine but 1 cm strip of foxing on back flap top; unclipped 5.95 pounds. Item #22378