Upton Sinclair: World's End / Lanny Budd Series book 8; Presidential Mission, 1948
Upton Sinclair: World's End / Lanny Budd Series book 8; Presidential Mission, 1948.
Novel set against the backdrop of 20th Century history. This series comprised 11 books in total, published between 1940 and 1953. The novels were bestsellers of their day, translated and published in 21 countries, and with Dragon's Teeth, the third novel, winning the Pulitzer Prize for the Novel in 1943.
Published by T. Werner Laurie Ltd, London, 1948. 1st UK edition, first printing.
A good black cloth hardback with copper foil lettering. Covers with mild wear, and some age spotting to edge of text block.
Previous owner's signature to first free endpaper.
Text is bright and clean throughout, and soundly bound.
Text in English.
Dimensions: Approximately 187mm high x 133mm wide x 30mm deep.
Weight: Approximately 490g (unpacked).