John Innocent at Oxford.

Buckle (Richard)

John Innocent at Oxford.

A Fantasy. Illustrated by the Author.

Description: FIRST EDITION, 7 full-page line drawings by the author, pp. vii, 150, foolscap 8vo, original quarter black cloth with marbled paper boards, backstrip lettered in gilt, top edge red, a few faint spots to edges, free endpapers browned, dustjacket with design by the author, browned to backstrip panel and borders, the former chipped at foot, a few spots, very good

Publication Details: Chatto & Windus, 1939

Notes: Inscribed by the author to the flyleaf: 'Ronald, from Dicky'. An amusing, satirical fantasy novel, set in Oxford University at the close of the twentieth century, from the well-known ballet critic, presumably incorporating impressions from the year he spent at Balliol.

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Price: £90

Subject: Modern First Edition

Published Date: 1939

Stock Number: 65214

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