A playboy inherits a mysterious Welsh island...
First edition, first printing. Hardback, bound in the original blue cloth with gilt titling to spine and upper board. 19.5 × 12.5cm, 301pp.
A novel in which Rossett Armitage, a spoilt upper-class playboy who inherits an island off the Welsh Coast (Isle Raven) from an uncle who died there in mysterious circumstances...
This book is part of a collection from the library of Alice Thomas Ellis, the author, who was fiction editor at Duckworth, the publishing house run by her husband Colin Haycraft. (Provenance: Trevanion & Dean)
This copy is in very good condition for age, there is some rubbing to the corners and joints but it is otherwise in good solid shape.