The Birds of Paradise.
London, Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1962
First edition, first impression; presentation copy inscribed by the author; 8vo; publisher's orange-red boards, spine gilt and turquoise, with the dust jacket. A near-fine copy in the somewhat toned dust jacket.
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