THE DOG AT CLAMBERCROWN.
Edition: First US printing
New York: Vanguard, 1955. Octavo, 256 pp. Dark blue cloth. Slight foxing of top edge and endpapers, else fine. Grey price-clipped jacket has very light sunning, minor rubbing to the spine; faint soiling to front panel; small rubbed spot to rear flap fold; tanning to flap folds; small light sticker stain to front panel; looks better than VG. Autobiographical travel writing, much about Sicily. UK edition in 1955. "Woven into the fabric of his remarkable prose are such brilliant characterizations as Aunt Cock, such biting commentary on his own timeas as his dissection of many twentieth-century literary gods - among them Joyce, Lawrence, and Huxley - and a fascinating picture of the Mafia." - jacket.