The Old Fox
An early Lettice Cooper title
Undated but 1927. First edition, first printing hardback. 19 × 12.5cm. 335pp.
An early novel from Lettice Cooper (1897–1994), the Leeds born author and editor best known for National Provincial, and like the majority of her works it conveys both her deep socialist convictions and her loyalty to her Yorkshire roots.
A good reading copy. The blue cloth is rubbed all over, the pages are lightly foxed and the binding is secure if a little pulled in places. There is a label from the Eastbourne Brotherhood Book Distribution (dated 1928) and signed out by a Bro. J W Grinsted, so I doubt if it's that racy...