William the Conqueror by Hilaire Belloc, 1933 first edition
William the Conqueror by Hilaire Belloc.
Published by Peter Davies Limited. First edition, August 1933. Printed in Edinburgh.
Very good navy blue (approaching black) cloth hardback with gilt and purple titles to spine. Cover is in very good condition with just a little rubbing on the rear. Some light foxing to endpapers. Toning to top edge of text block. Soundly bound.
The scarce dustjacket is good - a little worn to extremities. Foxing to reverse. Unclipped.
Text is nice and clean throughout - looks unread.
Frontispiece + title + 153pp + 7pp Publisher's book list.
Approximately 197mm high x 140mm wide x 22mm deep.
Approximately 388g unpacked.